Florida judge deliberating transgender teen bathroom lawsuit

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PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A federal lawsuit filed by a transgender teen against the St. Johns County school district over the right to use the boys bathroom is being deliberated by a judge.

The Times-Union reports that in his freshman year, Drew came out as a transgender boy. He changed his clothes and his hair, he underwent surgery and began hormone treatment, and for about six weeks, he used the boys bathroom. But the district told him he would have to start using a gender-neutral bathroom or the girls room.

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High school students respond to “Day of Silence” with “Anti-Gay Day”

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Students are being investigated at a high school in Pittsburgh for organizing an “Anti-Gay Day” April 16 in response to the nationally recognized “Day Of Silence” which draws attention to LGBT youth being bullied and harassed in school.

The group of students, who all attend McGuffey High School in Washington County, spread the message of “Anti-Gay Day” via social media advising students who support them to wear flannel shirts and write “anti-gay” on their hands.

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Parent claims teacher turned daughter gay

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A straight teacher at Florida’s Deerfield Beach High School is battling her school district over its handling of an accusation she helped turn a young girl lesbian.

Hibbs has filed charges with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission against the district as well as the school’s principal and the assistant principal.

Juliet Hibbs, 47, was investigated last year for misconduct when the student’s parents complained to the school principal that she should have notified them of their daughter’s orientation and may have even contributed to her homosexuality.

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