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Wanted by NYPD for Transphobic Subway Attack on Journalist Serena Daniari

Wanted by NYPD for Transphobic Subway Attack on Journalist Serena Daniari

The NYPD hate crime unit is searching for these two following an attack on transgender journalist Serena Daniari Friday night. Police say the man shouted transphobic slurs while spiting and slapping Serena Daniari Friday night at the W. 155th Street subway station.   View this post on Instagram   Trans Is Beautiful💙💗💙💗 A post shared […]

South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem considers bill which would kill trans kids

South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem considers bill which would kill trans kids

South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem(R) won her election partly on a campaign promise to sign anti-transgender legislation, unlike her predecessor former republican Governor Dennis Daugaard who vetoed a bathroom bill. Now Gov. Kristi Noem is having second thoughts faced with the “Vulnerable Child Protection Act” HB 1057 which targets trans kids and criminalizes the medical […]

Trans Community Confronts Dr. Paul W. Hruz Who Puts Pulpit Over Patient Care

Trans Community Confronts Dr. Paul W. Hruz Who Puts Pulpit Over Patient Care

Choosing a physician for a child is one of the most important decisions a parent makes. Imagine learning that your kid is gender-diverse. Finding a doctor who provides an affirming safe space while delivering trans-competent care is key to addressing your transgender child’s health needs. A transgender patient may present in a number of ways. […]

McAlester Transgender Man Murdered New Year’s Morning

McAlester Transgender Man Murdered New Year’s Morning

Transgender man Dustin Parker, 25, died of multiple gunshot wounds while driving his cab early New Years’ day. Parker, the first trans person in the US to be murdered in 2020 drove an electric cab for ‘Rover’ and was providing free rides home at the time of his murder. A responding officer found his taxi […]

DC Transgender Woman found Shot in Vacant Apt Bldg

DC Transgender Woman found Shot in Vacant Apt Bldg

A DC transgender woman is dead amid conflicting reports of how she died. Apparently, armed members of a private security company shot her while responding to a call about an intruder in a vacant DC apartment building Sunday. Update 1/11/2020  The Metropolitan Police Department. identified the deceased as Mia Penny, 26 years old. WUSA9 reports […]

Judge orders Illinois State Prison adhere to WPATH SOC

Judge orders Illinois State Prison adhere to WPATH SOC

A federal judge has ordered the Illinois Department of Corrections to immediately adhere to WPATH standards of care for the medical treatment of transgender inmates. The order in the form of a preliminary injunction was issued as a federal judge presides over a class-action suit filed by the ACLU on behalf of three transgender people housed […]

Police Drop Hate Crime Charges against Youth who Beat Trans Woman

Police Drop Hate Crime Charges against Youth who Beat Trans Woman

Investigators are recommending dropping Hate crime charges against four youth who beat a Seattle transgender woman and are considering charges against her according to the Seattle Times.. After reviewing video from the bus they have determined that she was the aggressor in an “unprovoked attack,” according to the King County Sheriff’s Office. Originally, investigators with […]

House of Chanel member Yahira Nesby Murdered

House of Chanel member Yahira Nesby Murdered

Transgender woman Yahira Nesby pronounced YAH-HI-ruh NES-by was shot and killed in her Brooklyn apartment on December 19 according to Newnownext which first reported about her murder. The New York Police Department told NewNowNext in a statement that they “discovered a 33-year old female with gunshot wounds to the chest and leg.” She was pronounced […]

Iowa Man gets 15 years for burning Church Pride Flag

Iowa Man gets 15 years for burning Church Pride Flag

Adolfo Martinez, 30, of Ames, was sentenced Wednesday to 15 years for the hate crime of arson, as well as a year for the reckless use of explosives or fire, and 30 days for harassment according to ABC The sentences are to be served consecutively, Story County court records show. A jury convicted Martinez in […]

Man charged with murder of Washington Trans Teen makes First Court Appearance

Man charged with murder of Washington Trans Teen makes First Court Appearance

David Bogdanov, 25, charged with the grisly murder of Nikki Kuhnhausen, 17, hasn’t confessed to murdering the teen. But during the post statement interview investigators noticeably hedged when asked if there was sexual contact between the man and teen and statements made by David Bogdanov could be indicative of a trans panic style defense. Bogdanov’s […]

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