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August 19, 2019 - 3:57 pm
GLOUCESTER, Va. (AP) — A school board in Virginia says it will keep fighting in court to defend its transgender bathroom ban. The Gloucester County School Board said Friday it intends to appeal a recent federal court decision that sided with former student Gavin Grimm. The announcement follows a...
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August 09, 2019 - 5:26 pm
Norfolk, VA (Newsradiowrva.com) _ The U.S. District Court in the Eastern District of Virginia has ruled in favor of Gavin Grimm in his request for summary judgement in a sex discrimination lawsuit against the Gloucester County School Board. “It is such a relief to achieve this closure and...
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July 23, 2019 - 4:28 pm
By BEN FINLEY Associated Press NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Gavin Grimm, the transgender man who sued after being barred from using boys bathrooms in high school, remains female today, no matter what his birth certificate or a Virginia judge might have said, a lawyer for the school board argued in federal...
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FILE - In this Monday, March 6, 2017, file photo, Gloucester County High School senior Gavin Grimm, a transgender student, arrives for a news conference in Richmond, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)
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July 23, 2019 - 12:42 pm
By BEN FINLEY Associated Press NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Gavin Grimm, a young man who has become a national face for transgender student rights, returns to a Virginia courtroom Tuesday to challenge his former high school's bathroom policy. A federal judge in Norfolk is considering whether the Gloucester...
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February 20, 2019 - 10:56 am
by Ben Finley GLOUCESTER, Va. (AP) — A Virginia school district that has drawn national attention for its transgender bathroom ban appeared starkly divided Tuesday over the prospect of ending the policy, provoking citations of scripture and the higher suicide rate among transgender teens. Concerns...
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February 17, 2019 - 11:34 am
By BEN FINLEY , Associated Press NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — For nearly four years, Gavin Grimm has been suing his former school district after it banned him from using the boys bathrooms in high school. Along the way, he's became a national face for transgender rights. His case almost went to the U.S...
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October 22, 2018 - 2:05 pm
By DAVID CRARY and RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — LGBT leaders across the U.S. reacted with fury Monday to a report that the Trump administration is considering adoption of a new definition of gender that would effectively deny federal recognition and civil rights...
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June 06, 2018 - 2:12 pm
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A Virginia school board's transgender bathroom ban is one step away from being reviewed by a federal appeals court. A U.S. District Court judge on Tuesday granted the Gloucester County School Board's request to ask the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to resolve whether the ban...
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June 02, 2018 - 11:51 am
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A school board in Virginia will continue to defend its transgender bathroom ban in court. The Gloucester County School Board said that it wants a federal appeals court to decide if its transgender policy violated the rights of former student Gavin Grimm. The board's request...
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May 23, 2018 - 8:43 am
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A federal judge in Virginia has sided with a transgender teen who claims a school board's bathroom policies discriminated against him. U.S. District Court Judge Arenda Wright Allen on Tuesday declined the Gloucester County School Board's request to dismiss the case. The judge in...
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