Equity & Diversity

Minn. Lawmakers Attempting to Reverse Transgender Student-Athlete Policy

By Bryan Toporek — March 13, 2015 1 min read
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In December, the Minnesota State High School League approved a policy that would allow transgender student-athletes in the state to compete on sports teams that align with their gender identity, beginning in the 2015-16 school year. Republican lawmakers in the state, however, have other ideas.

A coalition of eight Republican senators and 17 representatives introduced companion bills in their respective chambers Monday,

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A version of this news article first appeared in the Schooled in Sports blog.