A Texas Republican state senator introduced legislation on Thursday to limit public restroom access for transgender people.
The new guidelines will be mandatory for all state schools in order to ensure fair treatment of students.
Virginia case concerns a school district that's fighting to prevent a female-born transgender student from using the boys' bathroom.
The practice of involuntary sterilization has been widely condemned as a human-rights violation.
Department of Justice expected to appeal circuit court judge's opinion that the policy carried the force of law, contradicting existing legislation and regulations.
Administration says the states have failed to show harm, and that the guidance to allow transgender students to use the bathroom of their choice doesn't have force of law.
Critics bashed the Fort Peck Reservation in Montana for its new bathroom policy, which was inspired by legislation in North Carolina.
Conservative officials from 11 states sued the federal government on Wednesday to overturn a directive that transgender students be allowed to use the bathroom matching their gender identity.
The states, led by Texas, accused the federal government of rewriting laws by "administrative fiat."
The Obama administration's guidance contains an implicit threat that schools that do not abide could face lawsuits or a loss of federal aid.
The Democratic front-runner sent a message of support to a transgender individual who was attacked on a New York City train.
The rate of reported suicide attempts was higher for transgender people who said they had been denied access to bathrooms than it was for those who said they had not been, claims a new study.
Republican candidate disavows discrimination but says he doesn't believe in gay marriage.
The case revolved around Gavin Grimm, who was barred from using the boys' bathroom at his local high school.
Voters in a conservative part of Miami were asked about their stance on transgender rights.
"The fear is of violence, very real violence."
Title IX's inclusion of transgender and gay rights on campus has Christian universities controversially requesting exemptions on the basis of religious freedom.
A sweeping report by a parliamentary committee makes 30 recommendations as to how public bodies can better serve trans people.
The city was divided on the implications of the law, which included protections of transgender people.
Widespread discrimination and a history of abuse are keeping a key group of seniors from getting the care they need.
The American Civil Liberties Union, which brought a complaint on the student's behalf, applauded the decision.
Chelsea Manning shares her ongoing struggle with not being allowed to grow out her hair in new Medium post.