An Idaho man who was convicted for consensual oral sex in another state over 20 years ago, well before the Supreme Court struck down all such anti-sodomy laws as unconstitutional in 2003, is suing the state for forcing him to register as a “sex offender” for the two-decade-old charge. The lawsuit, filed in the US. […] The post Idaho man sues to stop state from enforcing anti-gay “crimes against nature” law appeared first on Metro Weekly .
Prosecutors in the city of Philadelphia have charged a woman for allegedly attacking a transgender woman who was brutally beaten inside her home in the city’s Point Breeze neighborhood last month. Tymesha Wearing, also known as Tymesha Brahim and Tymesha Garfield, was arraigned last Thursday on charges of aggravated assault, simple assault, reckless endangering of […] The post Woman charged as part of mob attack against Philadelphia transgender woman appeared first on Metro Weekly .
An Idaho Republican state lawmaker has taken to a nationally-syndicated monthly cable show defend a bill she proposed that was signed into law earlier this year barring transgender female athletes from competing in women’s sporting competitions. In an interview for HBO’s monthly show Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel last week, Idaho Rep. Barbara Ehardt (R-Idaho […] The post Idaho Republican defends law barring transgender females from women’s sports appeared first on Metro Weekly .
Republicans want high schools to reconsider allowing trans athletes to compete according to their gender identity The post South Dakota GOP criticized for ‘petty, obnoxious’ debate over trans student athletes appeared first on Metro Weekly .
Victor Willis is threatening to sue any media outlet that claims otherwise The post Village People lead singer demands people stop saying ‘YMCA’ is about ‘illicit gay sex’ appeared first on Metro Weekly .
Aerrion Burnett is at least the 27th trans or gender non-conforming person to be killed in 2020 The post Black trans woman shot to death in Missouri appeared first on Metro Weekly .