Showing posts with label prison. Show all posts
Showing posts with label prison. Show all posts

16 May 2017

Manning leaves prison to a U.S. more accepting of transgender identity

Daniel Trotta
Reuters


Chelsea Manning

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please press:  http://www.reuters.com

22 August 2016

Transgender inmates wage slow battle for necessary medical care in prison

Teresa Welsh
McClatchyDC


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11 April 2016

Prison is horrifying. For transgender people, it's hell.

German Lopez / german.lopez@vox.com
Vox


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please press:  http://www.vox.com

ezs note:  YOU can do something about this!  Call, write, e-write, or better yet visit in person, and ask her/him if conditions for transgender prisoners are safe, secure, and appropriate.  If not, they should get their act together!

05 April 2016

18 December 2015

13 December 2015

Ex-Haredi Transgender Woman Prostitute Sues Over Prison Solitary Confinement

Press
FailedMessiah.com


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05 December 2015

Transgender woman forced to stay in all male prison ‘despite repeated rapes’ (UK)

Nicholas Reilly
Metro.co.uk


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please press:  http://metro.co.uk

ezs note:  I was wondering what the term 'Orwellian' meant... until I met this transgender woman.  Please e-write Gov. Walker.

01 November 2015

Transgender Tara Hudson 'ten times happier' after being moved to all-female prison (UK)

L. Churchill
Bristol Post


Tara Hudson

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29 July 2015

PRISONS IN RIO DE JANEIRO ARE TACKLING THE SAFETY OF TRANSGENDER INMATES IN A BIG WAY

Raquel Reichard
Latina

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please press:  https://www.latina.com

ezs note:  If you haven't noticed, the murder of Veronica Bolina still remains unsolved.  If you live in Brazil (Sao Paulo region) or have traveled there on business or pleasure, please contact the police.  Thank you so much!

08 June 2015

Court: Transgender teen’s rights violated when she was transferred to a prison

Press
LGBTQNation

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ezs note:  Fellow Connecticut residents:  VICTORY!!!

30 May 2015

Transgender prisoners in Rio given choice between male or female prison (Australia)

Press
ABC (Australia)

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please press:  http://www.abc.net.au

12 March 2015

Maryland man gets 4 years in prison in transgender girl's stabbing; case deemed a hate crime

Staff
Daily Journal

Reginald Klaiber

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