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CeCe McDonald

Transgender folk hero CeCe McDonald walks free after being paroled two thirds of the way through her sentence for manslaughter.

January 14 2014 12:21 PM

McDonald will be released from prison January 13. Meanwhile, Orange Is the New Black star and fellow African-American trans woman Laverne Cox is producing a documentary about McDonald's life.

January 03 2014 10:28 AM's Dr. Marc Lamont Hill wins a glaad award for asking, "Why Aren't We Fighting For CeCe McDonald?"

May 14 2013 12:01 PM

CeCe McDonald, the transgender woman sentenced to 41 months in jail after pleading guilty to second-degree manslaughter in a violent attack against her, is being held in a male facility in Minnesota, including time in solitary confinement.

June 11 2012 12:14 PM

Society too often accepts that young, black, transgender women are victims of violence.

May 03 2012 2:01 PM

A report indicates McDonald has accepted a plea.

May 02 2012 3:24 PM

One night in front of a Minneapolis bar has changed CeCe McDonald's life forever.

April 20 2012 7:00 AM