transgender Should Prisons Pay For Sex Reassignment Surgery? By Roddy Nikpour & Amanda Peacher • Jul 10, 2019 Black and Pink / Facebook Listen Listening... / 5:06 The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals is expected to rule soon on the case of Adree Edmo, a transgender women who is seeking sex reassignment surgery while serving a prison sentence in Idaho. Controversial Bill To Ban Transgender People From Changing Birth Certificates Placed On Hold By Nicole Nixon • Feb 14, 2019 Austen Diamond / KUER Two competing proposals dealing with the process of changing a person’s sex on legal documents were abandoned by Utah lawmakers on Thursday. Supreme Court Reversal On Transgender Ban Raises Major Concerns For Trans Military Members By Daysha Eaton • Jan 22, 2019 iStock.com / Bill Chizek A U-turn from the U.S. Supreme Court on transgender military service has again upended an Obama-era policy. Gender Change Bill Hits Unexpected Snag With LGBT Rights Group By Nicole Nixon • Feb 5, 2018 istock A bill moving through the Utah legislature is supposed to set clear guidelines for courts when people request a gender change, but LGBT groups say it’s not ready yet. Salt Lake County Offers Additional Benefits For Transgender Employees By Whittney Evans • Aug 4, 2016 www.istockphoto.com-AlexLMX Listen Listening... / 1:43 Salt Lake County insurance plans now cover the specific healthcare needs of transgender employees and employee dependents. Lawmakers Decide To Study Issues Surrounding Transgender Students By Brian Grimmett • May 17, 2016 Brian Grimmett Listen Listening... / 1:37 Legislative leadership has decided to study the impacts of the federal government’s letter recommending guidelines for how to treat transgender students. State School Board Letting Individual Districts Decide On Transgender Policies By Brian Grimmett • May 16, 2016 Listen Listening... / 1:36 The interim state superintendent of schools says she would like individual districts to decide how to react to the recent U.S. Department of Education guidelines on how to accommodate transgender students.