January 3, 2017
– A Texas district court has issued a nationwide injunction, halting transgender protections in the Affordable Care Act. The new rules were supposed to go into effect this week.
– Equality Case Files has provided the audio in an Eleventh Circuit appeal dealing with employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity. Lambda Legal argued the case.
– A school district’s appeal in the Sixth Circuit in a case involving the Obama administration’s guidelines over bathroom use has gotten a briefing schedule. Briefing should be complete by March 21.
– President-elect Donald Trump has asked for a list of State Department programs supporting gender equality including gender identity policies.
Thanks to Equality Case Files for these filings