Supreme Court to review ban on gender-affirming care for minors

(WASHINGTON) -- The Supreme Court announced Monday that it will take up a constitutional challenge to state bans on gender-affirming care for minors in its next term.The case from Tennessee involves the 15-year-old transgender daughter of Samantha and Brian Williams of Nashville.The family alleges... Read More.

Kansas governor vetoes gender-affirming trans care ban

(TOPEKA, Ks.) -- Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly, a Democrat, vetoed a ban on gender-affirming medical care for transgender youth in the state."This divisive legislation targets a small group of Kansans by placing government mandates on them and dictating to parents how to best raise... Read More.

Ohio governor vetoes transgender sports, gender-affirming care ban

(NEW YORK) -- Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine has vetoed Ohio House Bill 68, which is comprised of two acts: the "Save Adolescents from Experimentation Act," which would ban transgender minors from receiving gender-affirming medical care, and the "Save Women's Sports Act," which would prevent... Read More.

Judge strikes down gender-affirming care ban in Arkansas

(ARKANSAS) -- A federal district court judge on Tuesday struck down an Arkansas law that banned gender-affirming care for transgender youth.The judge said the law violates the constitutional rights of transgender youth, their parents and their medical providers."I'm so grateful the judge heard my... Read More.

Map: Where gender-affirming care is being targeted in the US

(NEW YORK) -- States across the country are considering bans on transgender health care for minors.At least 14 states -- Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee and Utah -- have passed laws or policies that restrict gender-affirming... Read More.