The year-to-date death toll of 22 is close to the annual average for recent years, according to the Human Rights Campaign, a national LGBTQ rights organization that on Monday released a report tallying violent deaths of transgender people in the U. Human Trafficking Initiative.
A copy of this disclaimer can also be found on our Disclaimer page. Google Translate cannot translate all types of documents, and it may not give you an exact translation all the time. Andy Marra, executive director of the Transgender Defense and Legal Education Fund, said there are now 23 openly trans elected officials nationwide.
Six cities and three counties in New York State prohibit discrimination on the basis of gender identity or expression. Local Menu. Immigration Services Fraud Initiative. The Office of Attorney General does not make any promises, assurances, or guarantees as to the accuracy of the translations provided.
Conviction Review Bureau. Strangio and other activists contend that political efforts to roll back transgender rights contribute, at least indirectly, to the persistent phenomenon of anti-trans vitriol and violence.
Previously, transgender individuals had to provide extensive documentation of such surgery or treatment — e.
Its staff shrank from more than 20 to less than 10 amid recent disputes over its leadership, staff diversity and a unionization drive. Site Archive. Some trans rights activists view the controversies over sports participation and parental decisions as evidence that trans people have become a target of choice for social conservatives who failed to stop the legalization of same-sex marriage.
Same-sex couples are now able to file joint state tax returns, take spousal deductions on state income taxes, exclude employer contributions for health insurance, exempt property from the state estate tax, and receive other tax benefits previously available only to opposite-sex couples. With respect to transgender individuals, SONDA does not explicitly prohibit discrimination based on gender identity and expression.
Making a complaint with the Attorney General does not satisfy other statutory filing deadlines that may apply. Charities Registry. In Texas, top Republican politicians became engaged in a battle between divorced parents over their 7-year-old child's gender identity.