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ADF calls for judge’s recusal in cisgender runner lawsuit

ADF calls for judge’s recusal in cisgender runner lawsuit

The Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) angry it has been required to treat the transgender defendants respectfully has asked the presiding judge to remove himself from the case. ESPN reports that the lawyers for the four female runners who are plaintiffs in the lawsuit argue that U.S. District Court Judge Robert Chatigny showed bias during a […]

Yes Virginia, Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) is a Hate Group

Yes Virginia, Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) is a Hate Group

 The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) first listed Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) as an anti-LGBTQ hate group in 2016. The SPLC lists ADF as a hate group because it has supported the idea that being LGBTQ+ should be a crime in the U.S. and abroad and believes that is OK to put LGBTQ+ people in prison […]

Cis Girl Beats Trans runner she’s suing says it doesn’t change anything

Cis Girl Beats Trans runner she’s suing says it doesn’t change anything

One of the Connecticut High School girls who is suing to stop trans runners from competing just won a race against one of the trans runners she’s suing. She told NBC WVIT that her winning against the people she is suing to stop from competing doesn’t change anything. Canton’s Chelsea Mitchell, one of the girls […]

District 211 votes to allow unrestricted access to Transgender students

District 211 votes to allow unrestricted access to Transgender students

This morning Illinois Transgender students at the states’ largest school district are celebrating a historic decisive victory. District 211 voted 5-2 Thursday giving transgender students unrestricted access to public accommodations according to the Illinois Eagle handing the hate group and Trump ally “Alliance Defending Freedom” a self-described “slap in the face”. It has been a […]

Morton IL school votes down Alliance Defending Freedom authored policy

Morton IL school votes down Alliance Defending Freedom authored policy

The virulently anti-transgender Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) authored policy introduced by board member Jeff Schmidgall was voted down Tuesday after a heated comment period. The amendment authored by Arizona lawyers would have required that district school restrooms and locker rooms be used only by members of the same biological sex. The Alliance Defending Freedom is […]

51 Families Sue School District, Claiming Transgender Student Is Ruining Lives

51 Families Sue School District, Claiming Transgender Student Is Ruining Lives

Last year Illinois School District 211 fought a hard legal battle to try and maintain discrimination against a transgender student (only ever identified as ‘Student A’) who wished to have access to facilities that matched their gender identity.  The District failed in its legal battle and was ordered to comply with the Department of Education […]