Toni Atkins is now the second LGBT person to take one of California's most influential political posts.
The suggestions from a two-year study of LGBT issues on campus include the creation of a bisexual workgroup, gender-neutral restrooms, and tax equity programs for staff in domestic partnerships.
The bill, which would ensure that a transgender person's accurate gender is listed on their death certificate, now heads to the State Senate.
The bill makes clear that a victim's sexual orientation or gender identity is not sufficient reason to reduce a charge from murder to manslaughter.
Just in time for Mother's Day, Transgender Law Center released the latest in its 'My Authentic Life' series of videos, highlighting a California mother-daughter team.
A victim of chronic bullying, Jewlyes Gutierrez was charged with battery following a physical altercation with her tormentors. After being placed in a restorative justice program, charges were dropped.
Despite repeated set backs along the way, Privacy for All Students continues their attack on a California law.
The fitness giant ignores decades of research supporting the 34-year-old CrossFit athlete, relegating her to the men's division.
A transgender student originally told police he was assaulted in a bathroom at his California high school.