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Over Trans Kids
May 1, 2023 10:15 AM CDT
Paul Stanley Causes Ruckus Over Trans Kids
Kiss rocker is worried about a 'lifestyle that confuses young children'
- Kiss rocker Paul Stanley was met with both backlash and agreement after posting a statement on social media regarding gender reassignment for children, per TMZ . On Sunday, the 71-year-old tweeted a statement titled "My Thoughts on What I'm Seeing." In it, he indicated that he feels "...
at 19. Now: 'I Wasn't
Old Enough' for
Apr 12, 2022 10:10 AM CDT
She Transitioned at 19. Now: 'I Wasn't Old Enough' for That Choice
Corinna Cohn on what 'I wish I had known' before gender affirmation surgery
- Corinna Cohn underwent gender-confirmation surgery as a virgin at age 19. Now "closer to 50," the officer with the Gender Care Consumer Advocacy Network has some regrets, as she writes in a
op-ed urging caution to those considering a similar path. There are things "I...
White House Slams 'Dangerous'
Move by Texas Governor
Feb 24, 2022 9:20 AM CST
White House Slams 'Dangerous' Move by Texas Governor
Greg Abbott wants gender-transitioning procedures investigated as child abuse
- Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday ordered Texas' child welfare agency to investigate reports of "gender-transitioning procedures" as child abuse, in a move LGBTQ advocates say will strip transgender children of their rights. Legislation to classify gender-affirming medical care as child abuse passed the state Senate but failed to pass...
Army Booted Her for Being
Transgender. Now She's Dead
Mar 4, 2021 8:14 AM CST
Army Booted Her for Being Transgender. Now She's Dead
South Korea's Byun Hui-su had been fighting to get reinstated
- She was declared unfit to serve in her country's army after having sex reassignment surgery, the first active-duty soldier to have such a procedure. Now, Byun Hui-su is dead, her body found Wednesday at her residence in Cheongju, South Korea, per the Yonhap News Agency . Emergency responders found the...
Felon to Be Released
Due to Gender Change
Feb 1, 2020 11:00 AM CST
Felon to Be Released Due to Gender Change
Josie Smith will be released due to lack of male hormones
- It's all in the hormones, apparently. A convicted sex criminal won't be serving a full prison sentence in Iowa after changing gender identity from male to female, KYouTV reports. Joseph Matthew Smith—now Josie Smith—was sent to prison in December 2015 after molesting up to 15 children,...
Big Reveal in
Apr 11, 2017 2:28 PM CDT
Caitlyn Makes Big Reveal in New Memoir
She's had gender reassignment surgery, 'People' confirms
- Caitlyn Jenner has a new memoir dropping April 25, and she makes a big announcement in it,
has confirmed: She underwent gender reassignment surgery in January, meaning her physical transformation from male to female is more or less complete. "The surgery was a success, and I feel not...
Mom Sues Transgender Teen
After Sex-Change Treatment
Nov 18, 2016 8:28 AM CST
Mom Sues Transgender Teen After Sex-Change Treatment
'Why wasn't I even notified?': Anmarie Calgaro
- A Minnesota mom says her parental rights have been violated, and she's suing a school district, county health boards, local health-care groups—and her own transgender daughter—to get them back, NBC News reports. Anmarie Calgaro appeared at a Wednesday press conference , taking issue with a Minnesota law that...
Sep 3, 2015 11:18 AM CDT
Woman, 48, Finally Granted Sex Surgery Parents Fought
'I'm so happy,' Christine Kitzler said after ruling in Pa.
- A judge cleared the way for a 48-year-old transgender woman to undergo gender-reassignment surgery yesterday, rejecting her parents' effort to block the operation because they say she's mentally incompetent. Christine Kitzler, testifying at an emergency hearing, showed a clear understanding of the three-hour procedure and its risks, Judge C....
Parents Sue After Doctors
Decide Their Child Is a Girl
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
Aug 18, 2015 3:09 PM CDT
Parents Sue After Doctors Decide Their Child Is a Girl
Pam and Mark Crawford say intersex surgeries raise important issue of consent
- Pam and Mark Crawford of Greenville, SC, adopted MC when he was just 20 months old and then considered female. Born with "true hermaphroditism" or both male and female anatomy—including a penis, vagina, testicle, and ovarian tissue—doctors had performed surgery to remove MC's male anatomy two...
Hermaphrodite Cat Getting Gender Assignment Surgery
Jan 22, 2015 8:33 AM CST
Hermaphrodite Cat Getting Gender Assignment Surgery
Mittens will officially become male
- Here's a sentence you probably never thought you'd read: Mittens, a hermaphroditic cat from Newfoundland, is getting gender assignment surgery. Colleen Clarke-Murphy's daughter brought the stray cat home, and when the family took it to the vet, they were told it has both male and female genitalia,...
Model Comes Out
Jul 25, 2014 2:06 PM CDT
Androgynous Model Comes Out as Transgender
Andreja Pejic was formerly Andrej Pejic
- The fomer Andrej Pejic—the gender-bending model who took the fashion world by storm in 2011—is now Andreja Pejic. Pejic came out as a transgender woman via stories on
, as noticed by Jezebel . The 22-year-old had sex reassignment surgery this year, and "I...
May 15, 2013 11:23 AM CDT
Parents Sue Over Toddler's Sex Surgery
16-month-old had male genitalia removed
- A couple is suing the state of South Carolina for what they say was a medically unnecessary sexual assignment surgery performed on a 16-month-old child they eventually adopted. The child was born in 2004 with both male and female genitalia and placed in state custody after the termination of parental...
Boston Frat Raises $19K
for Brother's Sex Change
Feb 28, 2013 6:50 AM CST
Boston Frat Raises $19K for Brother's Sex Change
Denied by insurance, Donnie Collins' brothers step in with social media campaign
- A 20-year-old transgender student at Emerson College found a surprising ally in his attempt to get gender-reassignment surgery—the Phi Alpha Tau fraternity, reports
. Donnie Collins was born female, but he's identified as male for years. Since coming out as a transgender at age 17, Collins has...
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