LGBT Community in Texas Concerned Over New Anti-Transgender Legislation
Texas Introduces New Law Targeting Transgender Minors:
A recent regulation in Texas has barred transgender minors from accessing hormone therapy, puberty blockers, and treatments aimed at affirming their gender identity. This legislation mirrors those in 19 other US states, causing alarm within the LGBT community.
Legal Challenge to the Law :
Since early September, transgender minors in Texas have been denied hormone therapy. This law is now under legal scrutiny. An Austin judge believes it infringes on the rights of parents to decide medical care for their children. However, the Texas Department of Justice has appealed this decision READ MORE