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August 26, 2020 - 5:07 pm
A federal appeals court has ruled that a Virginia school board’s transgender bathroom ban is unconstitutional and discriminated against a transgender male student who was barred from using the boys bathrooms in his high school.
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FILE - In this July 23, 2019, file photo, Gavin Grimm, who has become a national face for transgender students, speaks during a news conference held by The ACLU and the ACLU of Virginia at Slover Library in Norfolk, Va
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May 27, 2020 - 7:44 am
Virginia school board defends transgender bathroom ban
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FILE - In this July 23, 2019, file photo, Gavin Grimm, who has become a national face for transgender students, speaks during a news conference held by The ACLU and the ACLU of Virginia at Slover Library in Norfolk, Va. (Kristen Zeis/The Daily Press via A
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May 26, 2020 - 12:13 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia school board defended its transgender bathroom ban before a federal appeals court Tuesday, as a transgender man who was barred as a student from using the boys' bathrooms at his high school argued that the policy discriminated against him and violated his...
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September 03, 2019 - 4:25 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia school board has filed a federal appeal to defend its transgender bathroom ban. The Gloucester County School Board's appeal appeared Tuesday on the docket for the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond. Briefs containing legal arguments will come next. The...
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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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