U.S. Appeals Court To Rule On Idaho Transgender Athletes Ban
A U.S. Appeals Court is considering Idaho's transgender athletes ban. It will rule on whether the ban is constitutional.Last year, Idaho passed the nation's first law that prohibits transgender women and girls from playing on women's sports teams and now more than 20 states have considered similar proposals.Idaho's law was blocked and is now up for appeal. The three judge panel heard arguments for the case yesterday.What happens in Idaho could set a precedent for other states.
More stories from Newsy
Join the flipboard community
Discover, collect, and share stories for all your interests
More stories from Idaho
- idahostatesman.com - Jacob Scholl • 6h
One was a sheriff who raped a minor. Another was an officer who stole money from clients of his property-management business. These are among the …
- Queerty - David Reddish • 1d
Randall Menges, a man convicted of sex crimes in Idaho under anti-gay laws will not have to register as a sex offender in Montana. Last month we …
- The Guardian - Laura Cumming • 9h
Matthew Barney’s first British show in more than 10 years is all picturesque nature, a 21st-century version of the American sublime. Everything centres on the Sawtooth Mountains of Idaho, where the artist...