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Cis woman locked up with men thought to be transgender: outrage ensues

Fior Pichardo de Veloz, a cisgender woman visiting from the Dominican Republic was arrested November 2013 on an outstanding warrant at Miami customs. But due to...

Trans Prisoner Attempted Self Surgery

Following an increase in focus on British transgender women being held in male facilities Labour MP and Shadow Minister For Women Cat Smith has...

Transgender Inmate Tara Hudson To Be Released Early

Tara Hudson, a transgender woman who has been serving a 12 week sentence, is to be released from prison early.  Tara came to public...

UK Trans Prisoner: ‘I’m So Close To Ending My Life’

A female transgender prisoner has written to the UK parliament stating that during her time in prison she has been mistreated, sexually abused and...

No Pride In Prison to Protest Rape and Beating of Auckland Trans Inmate

A transgender woman held in Auckland South was beaten and raped by 7 men after being moved into general population Wednesday according to "No...

Trans inmate Ashley Diamond Released 3 years into a 12 year sentence

In a surprise move, the Georgia Department of Corrections has released transgender woman Ashley Diamond after she served 3 years of a twelve-year sentence. Ashley...

Start Fighting For Transgender Rights

This has been an amazing week for the LGB community. The Supreme Court of the United States of America has made same-sex marriage a...

Maine County says trans inmate’s female driver license does not make her a woman

Transgender woman Aja Kennedy was sentenced in 2012 for embezzling $10,668 between December 2008 and February 2011 from a Fleet Street hair salon which...

Colorado Inmate moved to solitary for speaking of her transgender status

  A transgender inmate has been moved from the female inmate population to solitary after another inmate complained that she had spoken about her transition....

Court overrules : Trans prisoner Michelle Kosilek will not get taxpayer funded SRS

The news that convicted murderer transgender woman Michelle Kosilek would get taxpayer funded SRS sparked riotous debate both within and outside...

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