Weak DHS Rules Underscore Need to End Detention of Transgender Immigrants
The National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE) and the Transgender Law Center (TLC) express disappointment in the final standards published today by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to address the sev
The Trans Case for Marijuana Decriminalization
Today, the District of Columbia City Council will have their second and final vote on the Marijuana Possession Decriminalization Act of 2014.
D.C. Government Announces Comprehensive Coverage for Transgender Residents
Today, D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray announced that public and private health insurance plans that the D.C. government regulates--including Medicaid, D.C.
Senate Subcommittee Hearing Considers Ending Solitary Confinement
An estimated 80,000 people are in solitary confinement in the United States at any given time.