Missouri Lawmakers Look to Enforce Gender-Specific BathroomsRepublican state Sen. Ed Emery has sponsored one of the bills. It says a student must use the restroom, locker room and showers of the gender indicated on their birth certificate and identified at birth by his or her anatomy.
Transgender Woman Files Complaint Against Iowa HotelTaylor, a black transgender woman from the St. Louis area whose legal name is Derez Flowers, says staff at the Drury Inn & Suites in West Des Moines discriminated against her and another transgender woman in July.
Local Fashion Designer Makes Special 'Middle-Wear' Line For Transgender CommunityThe transgender community will be receiving a special lingerie line designed by Peregrine Honig.
Community Shows Support For First Transgender Homecoming Queen A Missouri town is showing an outpouring of love and support for a Northland high school's first transgender homecoming queen.
Hillsboro School Board Meets for 1st Time Since 3 ResignationsLast week, during a 6:30 a.m. meeting, three board members submitted their letters of resignation.
Columbia Public Schools Adopt Gender Identity ProtectionsEight students who identify as transgender are attending Columbia Public Schools this year, according to Superintendent Peter Stiepleman, who supported the proposal.
3 Hillsboro School Board Members ResignA special meeting was called by the Hillsboro Board of Education at 6:30 a.m. Thursday.
Missouri Sorority Opens Doors to Transgender StudentsThe Xi Omnicron Iota sorority voted Aug. 30 to change its bylaws to accept the transgender students, the Springfield News-Leader reported.
Judge OKs Gender Surgery Opposed by 48-Year-Old's ParentsA judge in Pennsylvania has cleared the way for a 48-year-old transgender woman to receive gender-reassignment surgery.
Over 150 Students Walk Out Of School To Protest Transgender Teen Using Girls' Locker RoomOver 150 Missouri high school students voiced their displeasure about a transgender teen using the girl’s locker room by walking out of class.
New Question Surfaces for Transgender Leaders in Boy ScoutsNow that the Boy Scouts of America has voted to end its ban on gay adults, another question of sexual identity comes from Jane White, a St. Louisan that is transgender. Will she be able to rejoin the scouts?
Madison County Employee Handbook Excludes Transgendered EmployeesAttorney Tom Gibbons is fighting to have the wording changed to protect Madison County from litigation.