Showing posts with label South Dakota. Show all posts
Showing posts with label South Dakota. Show all posts

12 March 2019

lead story - What does it mean to be transgender in South Dakota?

Trevor Mitchell
Sioux Falls Argus-Leader


Yankton, SD

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27 February 2019

10 February 2019

civil rights - Bill killed in ongoing battle on transgender rights in SD

Sarah Mearhoff
Rapid City Journal


Rapid City, SD

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07 February 2019

lead story - South Dakota lawmakers defeat bill giving parents right to deny transgender treatment

Lisa Kaczke
Sioux Falls Argus-Leader


Pierre, SD

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ezs note:  South Dakotans - thank you!


14 January 2019

civil rights - Bill Would Void South Dakota Transgender Athletes Policy

James Nord
US News and World Report

Pierre, SD

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ezs note:  South Dakotans, you can help kill this bill by contacting your state Representative and state Senator and explaining why SB 49 is a bad bill.

04 February 2018

Transgender bathroom policy debate returns to S.D. Legislature

Dana Ferguson
Argus Leader


State Capitol, Pierre, South Dakota

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06 January 2018

Rapid City, South Dakota


estimated transgender population:  429*
(rounded down)

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ezs note:  Rapid City, South Dakota is the site of a landmark lawsuit, United States v. Sioux Nation of Indians.  Come and see this important place in American history.

17 October 2017

State of South Dakota sued over transgender health policy

Jonathan Ellis
Argus Leader


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29 March 2017

SD Voters May See Marijuana, Transgender Plans In 2018

Adel Toay
KDLT


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ezs note: South Dakota residents - transgender folks and allies CAN put this stupid bill in the grave where it belongs. How?  Have the courage to talk about it.  Politely discuss the onerous nature this bill would have.

26 January 2017

Trial Date Set For SF Man Accused Of Murdering Transgender Woman

Adel Toay
KDLT News


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Daugaard against new transgender bill

Press
KELO


Gov. Dennis Daugaard

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13 January 2017

10 January 2017

Suspect in death of transgender woman charged with murder

Press
The Daily Republic



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ezs note:  It's always terribly tragic when a transgender person is assaulted or murdered, but at least in this case the alleged murder is in jail.  Rest in peace, Jamie Lee.

29 November 2016

Trump supporters troll transgender woman’s suicide note

Sofia Petkar
Metro


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24 April 2016

How Gov. Daugaard navigated his way to big decisions

Bob Mercer
Rapid City Journal


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16 March 2016