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December 2016

StarJudge blocks rule against anti-trans health care discrimination News item summary US (TX) 31 DEC
• Order: Franciscan Alliance Inc. et al v. Sylvia Burwell and United States Department of Health and Human Services No. 7:16-cv-00108-O PDF 509.12kb 31 DEC 16
StarFamily Court allows teen, 15, to have breasts removed 'to be a boy' News item summary AU (NSW) 29 DEC
• Judgment: Lincoln (No 2) [2016] FamCA 1071 HTML 523.13kb 13 DEC 16
StarA Unanimous Vote Bans Conversion Therapy in Lake Worth News item summary US (FL) 21 DEC
StarPittsburgh becomes first city in Pennsylvania to ban conversion therapy News item summary US (PA) 14 DEC
StarTrans youth in New York now have Medicaid coverage for gender treatments News item summary US (NY) 07 DEC
Rule Making Activites: Transgender Related Care and Services No. HLT-40-16-00030-A PDF 337.59kb pages 5-7, 07 DEC 16
StarMalta bans 'gay cure' conversion therapy News item summary MT 07 DEC
StarPermission to appeal (denied) News item summary UK (NI) 05 DEC

November 2016

StarCass County judge who ordered transgender teen to submit to a mental evaluation exceeded his authority, Court of Appeals rules News item summary US (MO) 29 NOV
Original Proceeding in Prohibition: State of Missouri ex rel NNH v. Honorable R Michael Wagner WD79773 PDF 91.49kb 29 NOV 16
StarTanzania suspends HIV/AIDS programs in new crackdown on gays News item summary TZ 23 NOV
StarMalta set to ban gay conversion therapy as Bill passes final hurdle News item summary MT 21 NOV
Bill No. 167: Affirmation of Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Gender Expression Bill HTML

September 2016

StarIf Pain, Yes Gain – Part XXII: Morristown No. 13 in New Jersey to Pass Paid Sick Leave Law News item summary US (NJ) 23 SEP
• Ordinance: An Ordinance of the Town of Morrisdtown in the County of Morris, New Jersey, to Implement Paid Sick Leave O-35-2016 PDF 111.21kb

August 2016

StarCity Council passes ban on gay conversion therapy in Seattle News item summary US (WA) 02 AUG
• Council Bill No. CB118746: Ordinance 125100 No. 16A52 PDF 1.29MB 03 AUG 16

July 2016

StarSeeking to limit gay sex, Tanzania bans lubricants News item summary TZ 22 JUL
StarWest Palm Beach Adds Trans Benefits to Employee Health Plan News item summary US (FL) 13 JUL
StarAfter 30-year ban, gay men in France allowed to donate blood News item summary FR 11 JUL

June 2016

StarBlood donation waiting period for men who have sex with men reduced to one year News item summary CA 20 JUN
StarMombasa court declares anal tests for homosexuals legal News item summary KE 16 JUN
• Judgment: C O L & another v Resident Magistrate - Kwale Court & 4 others [2016] eKLR PDF 51.31kb 16 JUN 16
StarNorthern Ireland to Lift Lifetime Ban on Gay Men Donating Blood News item summary UK (NI) 02 JUN

May 2016

StarGovernor Shumlin Signs Law to Ban Conversion Therapy in Vermont News item summary US (VT) 25 MAY
StarDenmark to Become First in World to Drop Classification of Transgender as Mental Illness News item summary DK 15 MAY
StarNew Hampshire Senate Passes Bill Prohibiting Gay Conversion Therapy For Minors News item summary US (NH) 13 MAY

April 2016

StarMayor signs youth suicide prevention bill News item summary US (DC) 29 APR
• Bill: Youth Suicide Prevention and School Climate Survey Act of 2015 PDF 552.78kb, 29 SEP 15
StarHawaii Bill Bans Discrimination Against Transgender Patients News item summary US (HI) 26 APR
StarIsraeli Military Discharges Transgender Conscientious Objector - on Mental Health Grounds News item summary IL 12 APR
StarTennessee bill would allow counselors to deny service based on religion News item summary US (TN) 06 APR
• Bill: House Bill 1840 PDF 35.34kb, 02 JAN 16

March 2016

StarCourt of Appeal Delivers Judgment on "Gay Blood Ban" News item summary UK (NI) 16 MAR
StarSupreme Court rejects another challenge to ‘ex-gay’ therapy bans News item summary US (NJ) 01 MAR
• Supreme Court Order List: 577 U.S.: Doe, John, et al. v. Christie, Gov of NJ, et al. No. 15-195 PDF 385.88kb 29 FEB 16

February 2016

StarIndonesia psychiatrists classify gay as mental disorder News item summary ID 26 FEB
StarGeorgia Changes Prison Policy after Former Transgender Inmate Filed Lawsuit News item summary US (GA) 15 FEB
StarWithout Anyone Noticing, D.C. Passed a Remarkable LGBT Bill News item summary US (DC) 08 FEB
StarNew York State Bans Medical Coverage for Gay Conversion Therapy News item summary US (NY) 06 FEB
StarState now offers hormone therapy to transgender inmates News item summary US (TX) 04 FEB

January 2016

StarGenital Surgery Must Be Provided To Trans Woman Through Medicare Program News item summary US (DC) 30 JAN
• Notice of Decision: Charlene Lauderdale ALJ Appeal No. 1-2978123060 PDF 1.44MB 21 JAN 16
StarChilean officials oppose intersex children 'normalization' surgery News item summary CL 11 JAN

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