Transgender Rights Threatened In Court: A Recap

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In a little over a week, there have been three major actions in the courts that threaten the rights of the transgender community. Two federal courts denied discrimination protections to transgender, while another lawsuit filed against the federal government looks to do more damage. Here is a recap of the three most recent assaults on the civil rights of transgender people:

These coordinated attacks on transgender rights using RFRA as weapon shows that we need the Do No Harm Act, a bill that will fix RFRA so that it cannot be used to discriminate in the name of religion. Ask your member of Congress to join Representatives Joe Kennedy and Bobby Scott in co-sponsoring the Do No Harm Act.