Dru Levasseur

Dru Levasseur

LGBT Advocates Issue Revised Guidelines for Hospitals Treating Transgender Patients

Health
An update has been released to the 2013 publication that provided guidance to hospitals seeking to improve health care for transgender patients. ...
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New Federal Rules Proposed to End Insurance Discrimination Against Transgender People

Health
The proposed rules clarify that individuals cannot be denied health care or health care coverage based on their sex, including their gender identity. ...
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Complaint Filed for Restaurant Receipt Anti-LGBT Slur

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At the end of the night, the bartender dropped off the check, which had the words "GAY BITCHES" printed where the customer's name would be written. ...
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New York State Updates Gender Policy on Birth Certificates

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The New York State Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Records updated its policy guidelines regarding birth certificates for transgender people. ...
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Hormone Replacement Therapy Denied to Illinois Transgender Woman

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Lambda Legal filed a lawsuit on behalf of Naya Taylor, a transgender woman in Illinois denied medical care after she requested hormone replacement therapy. ...
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Social Security Administration Updates Procedures for Transgender Spouses

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The Social Security Administration updated its policies and procedures regarding transgender individuals to receive benefits through their spouses. ...
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