Transgender Rights

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A bill banning transgender women from competing on sports teams that align with their gender identity is headed to the full Idaho House after a party line vote. The House State Affairs Committee approved the measure Thursday morning.

 

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LGBTQ groups came out in force to oppose a bill that would ban transgender women in Idaho from competing on sports teams that align with their gender identity.

 

 

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Transgender Idahoans would no longer be able to change the gender marker on their birth certificate to align with their gender identity under a new bill introduced Thursday. That proposal flies in the face of a federal court order from 2018.

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Preparations for an Idaho inmate’s gender confirmation surgery are moving forward this week.

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The Trump Administration announced it would pursue drastic changes to the way the government acknowledges sexuality and gender in America, specifically addressing the rights of transgender people in America. Idaho Matters speaks with representatives of the Treasure Valley's transgender community and the Idaho ACLU about these policy proposals.

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On Friday, Idaho health officials began accepting applications from transgender people trying to align their birth certificates with their gender identities.