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Florida Transgender Woman says killing was self defense

Florida Transgender Woman says killing was self defense

Ms. Campbell says that she wouldn’t have been charged for killing Jackson Marcelin last year if she was cisgender. Ms. Cambell said that Jackson Marcelin hit her with a board after she repeatedly refused to respond to his sexual advances. That’s when the south Florida transgender woman said she stabbed Jackson Marcelin in self-defense. Cambell […]

Tallahassee Trans Community Protests Toxic HB 583

Tallahassee Trans Community Protests Toxic HB 583

HB 583 would outlaw trans people from using bathrooms with the threat of jail time, fines, and lawsuits. #WeJustNeedToPee Source Florida Sun News: On Tuesday, March 3, the transgender community of Tallahassee took a stand against a discriminatory bill that would criminalize the community’s public bathroom use. Trans Lives Matter Tallahassee, along with representatives from […]

Anti Transgender Bill (HB 583) has been scheduled for a vote #WeJustNeedToPee

Anti Transgender Bill (HB 583) has been scheduled for a vote #WeJustNeedToPee

**URGENT ACTION: The Transgender Discrimination Bill (HB 583) has been scheduled for a vote today. We need EVERYONE’S help to stop this dangerous bill. Please call the Representatives below and tell them to vote NO on HB 583. Opponents of LGBT equality are mobilizing around this bill and will be in the Capitol next week […]

Video St. Pete FL COC president: “New LGBT inclusive ordinances invite the best.” (Thats us)

Video St. Pete FL COC president:  “New LGBT inclusive ordinances invite the best.” (Thats us)

While Florida lawmakers consider legislation that would prohibit discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people on the job and in public housing and accommodations, St. Petersburg has already strengthened its municipal anti-discrimination policy, one of several measures that earned the city a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Municipal Equality Index. The score […]