If signed into law the bill would take effect July 1 of 2022 making Florida the 16th state to ban the use of “gay/trans panic defense”
Co-president of an LGBTQ advocacy group, strongly disputes the claims that the books depict sex between adults and children
Alexus D'Marco from the Bahamas took part
The decision by DHS to discontinue the grant came just under six months after Casa Ruby filed an administrative complaint against DHS
"The treatment aimed at PHGSA by administrators is unwarranted- these students must be treated in the same manner all others are treated"
"Under the guise of protecting children- Texas legislators are directly harming thousands of transgender & nonbinary youth"
“We have to have a politically neutral classroom, and we’re going to educate the students in the best possible way that we can"
Lorie Smith said the law violated her freedom of speech and religious expression, forcing her to design wedding websites for same-sex couples
‘They nearly killed me’
"It was disturbing how many kids came forward to say that they too had been the victims of sexual harassment or assault"