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April 2019

Iowa Republicans vote to prohibit Medicaid dollars from paying for transgender surgery News item summary US (IA) 30 APR
AZ Supreme Court says family courts can determine care, but only in special situations News item summary US (AZ) 25 APR
• Opinion: Paul E., v. Courtney F. No. CV-18-0111-PR PDF 163.26kb 25 APR 19
Father Gagged, Found Guilty Of 'Family Violence' For Calling His Trans Daughter A 'She' News item summary CA (BC) 24 APR
• Oral Reasons for Judgment: A.B. v. C.D. and E.F. No. 2019 BCSC 604 PDF 164.25kb 15 APR 19
• Protection Order: Max v. Clark and Sarah No. E190334 PDF 355.33kb 15 APR 19

Federal judge expands Wisconsin Medicaid coverage of transgender surgery News item summary US (WI) 24 APR
• Opinion and Order: Cody Flack, et al. v. Wisconsin Department of Health Services and Linda Seemeyer No. 18-cv-00309-wmc PDF 218.45kb 23 APR 19
Police to allow transgender recruits in Pakistan province News item summary PK (SD) 24 MAY
Indian Court: Transgender Women Can Be 'Hindu Brides' News item summary IN (TN) 23 APR
• Order: Arunkumar, Sreeja v. The Inspector General of Registration et al Nos. WP(MD)No. 4125 of 2019, No 3220 of 3019 PDF 286.37kb 22 APR 199
British Columbia Supreme Court judge orders father not to disclose transgender teen's identity to media or anyone else News item summary CA (BC) 19 APR
• Oral Reasons for Judgment: A.B. v, C.D. and E.F. No. 2019 BCSC 604 HTM: 15 APR 19
Tasmania makes gender optional on birth certificates after Liberal crosses floor News item summary AU (TAS) 10 APR
'Very Important Precedent:' Russian Court Rules Transgender Woman Was Fired Illegally News item summary RU (VLA) 10 APR
Massachusetts becomes 16th state to ban 'ex-gay' therapy for youth News item summary US (MA) 08 APR
Transgender man sued Colorado tire company that wouldn’t hire him, gets $60K and an apology News item summary US (CO) 08 APR
Court orders stay in case of transgender Idaho inmate’s surgery News item summary US (ID) 04 APR
• Order: Adree Edmo aka Mason Edmo v. Corizon Inc, et al., and Idaho Department of Corrections No. 19-35017, 19035019 PDF 289.38kb 20 MAR 19
Montana Human Rights Bureau sides with transgender Montanan in discrimination complaint News item summary US (MT) 03 APR
• Recommendation: Eleanor Maloney v. Yellowstone County, Scott Twito, Yellowstone County Board of Commissioners Nos. 019002, 019003, 019004 PDF 5.29MB 27 MAR

May 2019

Transgender former state worker settles lawsuit for $27,000 News item summary US (IA) 08 MAY
Tennessee Passes Bathroom Bill; Other Hurdles Loom News item summary US (TN) 07 MAY
Trump administration finalizes ‘conscience’ rule affecting transgender people’s health care News item summary US (FED) 02 MAY
CAS ruling won't end intersex and transgender debate News item summary CH, ZA 02 MAY

June 2019

January 2019

Transgender Macedonians Hail ‘Turning Point’ European Court Ruling News item summary MK 31 JAN
Judgment: Case of X v. The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia No. 29683/16 HTML 17 JAN 19
Ban on transgender individuals serving in the military remains on hold due to Maryland judge News item summary US (FED) 30 JAN
Judge denies transgender woman's attempt to have state agency hear police abuse claims News item summary US (NY) 29 JAN
German insurer must pay for transgender beard removal News item summary DE 28 JAN
Supreme Court rules surgery to change legal sex identity is 'currently constitutional' News item summary JP 25 JAN
Supreme Court allows Trump's transgender troop ban as litigation continues News item summary US (FED) 22 JAN
Order List: 586 U.S.: Orders in Pending Cases PDF 137.40kb 22 JAN 19
Attorney General Racine Announces Cuba Libre Restaurant to Institute Company Policies to Protect Transgender Residents from Discrimination News item summary US (DC) 16 JAN
Assurance of Voluntary Compliance (draft): In the Matter of Cuba Libre DC, LLC PDF 269.09kb 15 JAN 19
Assembly to Pass GENDA and Legislation to Ban Conversion Therapy News item summary US (NY) 15 JAN
Press watchdog rules against ‘misleading’ Sunday Times trans coverage News item summary UK 07 JAN
Decision: Bee v. The Sunday Times No. 04770-18 HTML 11 DEC 18
Trans Military Ban Still Blocked Despite New Decision Dissolving One of Four Nationwide Preliminary Injunctions News item summary US (DC) 04 JAN
Judgment: Jane Doe 2, et al. v. Patrick M Shanahan, et al. No. 18-5257 PDF 203.89kn 04 JAN 18
Germany adopts intersex identity into law News item summary DE 01 JAN

February 2019

Transgender teen can proceed with hormone treatment despite father's objections, B.C. court rules News item summary CA (BC) 28 FEB
Reasons for Judgment: A.B. v. C.D. and E.F. 2019 BCSC 254 PDF 276.66kb 27 FEB
Missouri Supreme Court: Transgender student barred from restroom can sue for sex discrimination News item summary US (MO) 26 FEB
Memorandum and Order: R.M.A. v. Blue Springs R-IV School District and Anor No. SC96683 PDF 216.40kb 26 FEB
European Parliament passes historic intersex rights resolution News item summary EU 26 FEB
Court Denies Stay; State Department Must Issue Accurate Passport to Nonbinary Intersex Citizen News item summary US (FED) 21 FEB
• Order on Motion to Stay Judgment: Dana Alix Zzyym v. Michael R Pompeo and Anor No. 15-cv-02362-RBJ PDF 62.56kb 21 FEB 19
CBSE, Delhi University Told To Help Transgender Seek Name, Gender Change News item summary IN (DL) 21 FEB
On Supreme Court's Direction, Gujarat Govt Forms Transgender Welfare Board News item summary IN (GJ) 18 FEB
AG: Sentencing law applies to transgender hate crimes News item summary US (TN) 14 FEB
• Opinion: Sentence Enhancement for Hate Crimes Against Transgender Individuals PDF 75.00kb 08 FEB 19
Jury sides with transgender employee in 'historic' Iowa case News item summary US (IA) 13 FEB
Laws changed to allow WA’s transgender people to change birth certificate without divorcing News item summary AU (WA) 13 FEB
5th Circuit rejects Title VII coverage for transgender workers News item summary US (TX) 08 FE
• Opinion: Nicole C Wittmer v. Phillips66 Company No. 18-20251 PDF 176.48kb 06 FEB 19
New Jersey becomes second state to require schools to teach LGBT and disability-inclusive material News item summary US (NJ) 01 FEB
Hong Kong court denies male status to 3 transgender men News item summary HK 01 FEB
Judgment: Q, R and Tse Henry Edward v. Commisioner of Registration No. 229 of 2015 HTML 01 FEB 19

March 2019

British Columbia transgender woman wins discrimination suit News item summary CA (BC) 27 MAR
• Decision: Oger v. Whatcott (No. 7) 2019 BCHRT 58 PDF 3.39MB 27 MAR 19
The Last Legal Barrier Against Trump’s Transgender Military Ban Has Been Removed News item summary US (FED) 26 MAR
Order: Jane Doe 2, et al., v. Patrick M Shanahan No. 18-5257 PDF 39.43kb 26 MAR 19
First UN resolution on the rights of intersex persons: UN calls to end discrimination of women and girls in sports, including women born with variations of sex characteristics News item summary UN 22 MAR
• UN HRC Resolution: Elimination of discrimination against women and girls in sport A/HRC/40/L.10/Rev.1 PDF 155.86kb 21 MAR 19
Canada's military issues new policies to welcome transgender troops as Trump insists on ban News item summary CA (FED) 19 MAR
U.S. judge rebuts Trump on transgender troop limits News item summary US (FED) 19 MAR
Notice: Jane Doe 2 et al., v. Donald J Trump, et al. No. 17-cv-1597 (CKK) PDF 83.73kb 19 MAR 19
Discrimination law widened to include intersex and transgender people News item summary NL 12 MAR
DOD unveils plan to initiate Trump transgender policy on April 12 News item summary US (FED) 12 MAR
Memorandum: Military Service by Transgender Persons and Persons with Gender Dysphoria PDF 3.11MB 12 MAR 19
Pentagon tells currently serving transgender troops they can stay News item summary US (FED) 08 MAR
Landmark Win for Transgender Iowans Today News item summary US (IA) 08 MAR
Opinion: Eerieanna Good and Carol Beal v. Iowa Department of Human Services No. 18-1158 PDF 140.67kb 08 MAR 19
ACLU Comment on Federal Court Decision in Trans Military Ban Case News item summary US (FED) 07 MAR
Order: Brock Stone, et al., v. Donald J Trump, et al No. GLR-17-2459 PDF 89.55kb 07 MAR 19
Ohio appeals court rules in favor of transgender teen trying to legally change name News item summary US (OH) 04 MAR
Opinion: In re H.C.W. No. CA2018-07-069 PDF 80.12kb 04 MAR 19
Colorado drops transgender cake case against Christian baker Jack Phillips News item summary US (CO) 05 MAR
Judge: Idaho can’t delay transgender inmate’s surgery News item summary US (ID) 04 MAR
Britain's first transgender hate crime trial is halted after one day as judge says 'there is no case and never was a case' News item summary UK 03 MAR
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