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Fla. transgender student at odds over restroom use

  A transgender student says her school told her she’ll face charges and be kicked out of school if she continues to use the women’s restroom at school. WFLA’s Peter Bernard reports.

Colorado school discriminated against transgender girl: report

DENVER (Reuters) - A Colorado school district discriminated against a 6-year-old transgender girl when it barred her from using the girls' lavatory, according to a report by the state's civil rights division released by the family's attorney on Sunday. Full story

Controversy over cross-dressing cartoon character

  GLAAD spokesperson Jenny Boylan talks with MSNBC’s Craig Melvin about the controversy surrounding a new cartoon with a cross-dressing superhero.

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Calif. Assembly passes transgender equality bills

Elite women's college rejects transgender student, prompts outcry

GLAAD adds transgender equality to its mission

Colorado parents of transgender girl contest school restroom ban

‘MHP’ transgender report nominated for GLAAD Media Award

Being transgender no longer a ‘mental disorder’: APA

Transgender People New Targets of Hateful Political Ads

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  Supporters rally for transgender student

Supporters urge school to let a transgender senior march as a male during graduation. KOB's Erica Zucco reports.

  Town rallies around transgender grad-to-be

A transgender high school senior in Red Lion, Penn., has submitted a petition with 2,000 signatures to community officials as a plea to graduate with new name. WGAL’s Pete Muntean reports.

  Coming up: How one couple transformed their marriage

Here's a sneak peek at Harry Smith's story about a married couple where the husband felt underwent transgender surgery.  The full story airs Friday, May 3 at 10pm/9c on NBC's Rock Center with Brian Williams

  Arizona public restroom bill targets transgender Americans

The Melissa Harris-Perry panel talks about one bill in Arizona that could criminalize the use of public restrooms, dressing rooms, and locker rooms for anyone whose gender identity does not match the sex listed on their birth certificate.

  GLAAD changes name to include transgender equality

City Council Candidate from Manhattan's Upper West Side Mel Wymore and writer and activist Janet Mock join Melissa Harris-Perry to talk about GLAAD’s new focus on transgender rights.

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