North Carolina

North Carolina

15075389633_b030056916_gender-identity
National
Transgender people in North Carolina will not be barred from using public restrooms and other facilities that match their gender identity under a consent decree proposed by Gov. Roy Cooper, Attorney General Josh Stein, the American Civil Liberties Union of North Carolina, and LGBT North Carolinians who are challenging state anti-LGBT laws H.B. 2 and H.B. 142 in a federal lawsuit. The judge in the case must agree to the terms of the proposed consent decree before it takes effect. ...
0

Angela Gilmore and Joaquin Carcaño
National
House Bill 186, would repeal H.B. 2, but replace it with policies restricting local authority and continue to allow discrimination against LGBT North Carolinians. ...
0

Angela Gilmore and Joaquin Carcaño
National
The appeal filed Tuesday argues that H.B. 2 violates the Constitution’s Equal Protection Clause because it specifically targets transgender people. ...
0

2017 NBA All-Star Game
Sports
The National Basketball Association (NBA) Friday announced it will not be holding its 2017 All-Star Game in Charlotte, North Carolina. ...
0

Trans Ad will run during RNC
Politics
An ad depicting the challenges faced by transgender people in accessing public restrooms has been viewed more than 2 million times online. ...
0

ec3db5092ce91c72d252440dee4a5b97e771e0dc11b8144990_640_university-north-carolina
Politics
DOJ filed a complaint against the state of North Carolina, the University of North Carolina and the North Carolina Department of Public Safety alleging discrimination against transgender individuals. ...
0

Equality California Photo
Politics
AB 1732 would enact the most progressive statewide restroom access policy in the nation, requiring all single-occupancy restrooms to be available to everyone. ...
0

Katie Benfield/Pride
Editorial Politics
I identity solely as a lesbian, so I can only imagine what this bill means for transgender people. My heart hurts for every single one of them. ...
0

7180859425_83713f9633_lgbt
Politics
HB2 has eliminated existing municipal non-discrimination protections for LGBT people and prevents such protections from being passed by cities in the future. ...
0

12766340003_bedc082ed1_Target
National
Though Target’s transgender bathroom policy isn't new, the company has reiterated it to the public. ...
1