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Judge dismisses lawsuit challenging Virginia Department of Education’s pro-transgender “model policies”

A Virginia judge has dismissed a lawsuit challenging the Virginia Department of Education’s adoption of “model policies” for how school districts should treat transgender children, ranging from their use of their preferred name and pronouns to their ability to access restroom facilities consistent with their gender identity. On Tuesday, Judge J. Frederick Watson, of the […] The post Judge dismisses lawsuit challenging Virginia Department of Education’s pro-transgender “model policies” appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Infamous homophobe Anita Bryant has a gay granddaughter. And she’s getting married.

Sarah Green says she doesn't know whether to invite her grandmother, anti-gay campaigner Anita Bryant, to her wedding The post Infamous homophobe Anita Bryant has a gay granddaughter. And she’s getting married. appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Man fatally shot in Northwest D.C. following alleged domestic dispute

A D.C. man was fatally shot, and a Virginia man was arrested and charged with murder, following an alleged domestic dispute. The post Man fatally shot in Northwest D.C. following alleged domestic dispute appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

Republican Senate candidate says “childless” Pete Buttigieg should have less voting power

An Ohio candidate for the U.S. Senate took a swipe at Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg and other Democratic politicians by suggesting that people with children should have more voting power than those of the “childless left.” J.D. Vance, a venture capitalist and bestselling author who is seeking the Republican nomination for the seat currently held […] The post Republican Senate candidate says “childless” Pete Buttigieg should have less voting power appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

LGBTQ advocates launch limited-edition sports trading cards featuring transgender athletes

Lamdba Legal and Athlete Ally are offering trading cards featuring trans athletes as part of a campaign fighting anti-trans sports bans. The post LGBTQ advocates launch limited-edition sports trading cards featuring transgender athletes appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

North Carolina’s largest private insurer will cover facial surgery and voice therapy for transgender policyholders

North Carolina's largest private insurer will cover facial surgery and voice therapy as medically necessary for transgender patients. The post North Carolina’s largest private insurer will cover facial surgery and voice therapy for transgender policyholders appeared first on Metro Weekly .

 

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