The legislation “is nothing more than a politically motivated bill designed to discriminate against an already vulnerable population,” says the Human Rights Campaign's Alphonso David.
Will Gov. Doug Burgum of North Dakota (pictured) break with his fellow Republicans to veto homophobic and transphobic bills?
They allege that school officials knew their son was considering taking his life.
Kansas and Alabama follow the lead of states like South Dakota and Mississippi.
The measure will now be considered in the state House, over the outrage of transgender rights advocates.
"As a police officer, you’re asking me to someday put handcuffs on these people that are heroes in my life?"
The deaths of Courtney "Eshay" Key (pictured) and Jaheim Pugh Jaheim Barbie add to a record annual toll on this community.