San Francisco Jail To House Transgender Inmates Based On IdentityThe San Francisco jail is taking steps to house female transgender inmates based on their gender identity.
Jenner Inspired 'Call Me Caitlyn' Halloween Costume Triggers Internet FuryHalloween inspires us to get in touch with our spooky side, but transgender advocates are calling one costume advertised for the upcoming season downright frightening.
California Could Become 1st State To Pay For Prisoner's Sex Reassignment SurgeryGov. Jerry Brown is weighing whether to grant parole to a transgender inmate who is trying to force California to become the first state to pay for a prisoner's sex reassignment surgery.
Stanford Loses Title As Nation's Most Gay-Friendly UniversityThe Bay Area takes the rainbow cake for having the most epic Gay Pride festivities, but not so much when it comes to LGBTQ-friendly universities, according to a new ranking.
Jose Canseco To Dress, Live As A Woman For A Week To Show Support For Caitlyn JennerBash Brother Jose Canseco is choosing a peculiar way to show support for Caitlyn Jenner’s transition by vowing to live as a woman for a week.
Siri Corrects Anyone Who Calls Caitlyn Jenner 'Bruce'Apple's personal assistant Siri doesn't always get it right, and sometimes she can be downright mean (just ask "what's zero divided by zero"), but this time Siri is being applauded by transgender advocates for standing by Caitlyn Jenner.
Pentagon Announces Plan Aimed At Lifting Transgender BanDefense Secretary Ash Carter said he is creating a working group that will review the policies and determine if lifting the ban would have any impact on the military's ability to be ready for battle.
'Respect After Death' Act Takes Effect Giving Transgenders Right To Have Chosen Gender On Death CertificatesThe death certificates of transgender people in California will now reflect their chosen gender now that AB 1577 has gone into effect.
Girl Scouts Return $100K To Transphobic Donor, Then Raise $124K In One Day On IndiegogoGirls Scouts celebrating a $100,000 donation to send 500 girls to camp quickly turned bitter after learning it came with a catch: it could not be used to support transgender girls.
Federal Appeals Court Revives Transgender California Prisoner's LawsuitA federal appeals court has revived a lawsuit by a California prison inmate who claims prison officials are subjecting her to cruel and unusual punishment by denying her sex-reassignment surgery.
BART Police 1 Of 1st In Nation To Implement Policy On Interactions With Transgender PeopleBART police have become one of the first police departments in the country to implement a specific policy governing interactions with transgender individuals, BART officials said Thursday.
LGBT Studies Course At San Francisco High School May Be 1st In NationA San Francisco high school may be the first in the country to offer an LGBT studies course.