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More than 100 community members came out for a vigil Friday to honor the 24-year-old's life.

April 05 2022 7:23 PM

While in the Mississippi state legislature, Robert Foster drafted the state’s death penalty law in 2017 that now allows for executions by gas chamber, electrocution, and firing squad. 

March 29 2022 11:17 AM

Ridgeland Mayor Gene McGee objected to "homosexual materials" because they went against his Christian beliefs, the library system's director says.

January 28 2022 4:42 PM

Groves is at least the 39th trans, nonbinary, or gender-nonconforming person to die by violence in the U.S. this year.

October 13 2021 5:20 PM

The governor said the law was necessary because the president "encourages transgenderism."

March 11 2021 2:46 PM

The Mississippi bill would keep transgender girls out of girls' sports, while the South Dakota legislation is a so-called religious freedom measure that would enable discrimination.

March 03 2021 9:26 PM

Bills aimed at keeping transgender girls and women off female interscholastic sports teams are moving forward in North Dakota, Mississippi, and Utah.

February 12 2021 5:05 PM