Lansing — An Michigan Court of Appeals panel ruled Tuesday that transgender people are not protected by a state law criminalizing ethnic intimidation against people based on their “race, color, religion, gender or national origin.”
A new study out of Michigan shows that transphobia – an aversion to accepting transgender people – may play a bigger role than the amount of education a medical professional has when it comes to transgender people receiving competent health care.
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“A Michigan groom’s bachelor party was hijacked in the best way when a dog showed up at the cabin where he and his friends were staying and stole their hearts.”
“MIDLAND, MI — A judge has dismissed a Midland County woman’s lawsuit against Planet Fitness for its transgender-friendly locker room policy.”
“The 40th Michigan Womyn’s Music Festival, to be held this August, will be the last, its founder announced today.”
“Yvette Cormier, a Midland County woman whose Planet Fitness membership was recently canceled after she refused to drop complaints about a transgender woman using the gym’s women’s locker room, has filed a lawsuit against the company. Read the full text of the civil complaint filed in the Midland County Circuit Court Monday, March 23, 2015.”
(Via USA Today.)