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A Judge Blasts West Virginia For Allowing A Transgender Girl To Compete On Their Cross-country Team.
LGBTQ Rights

A federal judge in West Virginia temporarily barred the state from barring a transgender girl from participating in school sports on Wednesday, effectively declaring the state's discriminatory law p…

California Prohibits State Travel To Five Additional States Due To Anti-LGBTQ Legislation.
California

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California added five more states, including Florida, to the list of places where state-funded travel is prohibited due to laws that discriminate against LGBTQ people, the stat…

Black Leaders In West Virginia Have Warned Joe Manchin That His Opposition To Voting Rights May Cost Him Their Support.
Voting Rights

One month before Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) met with national civil rights organizations to discuss his opposition to congressional Democrats’ sweeping voting rights bill, he met with leaders of the…

As COVID-19 Vaccine Lottery Prizes, West Virginia Will Give Away Firearms, Trucks, And Cash.
Coronavirus

As part of its COVID-19 vaccine incentive program, West Virginia intends to give away firearms, trucks, cash, and other prizes. From June 20 to August 4, the state will award a variety of items as…

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) Has Joined A Lawsuit Against West Virginia For Prohibiting Transgender Girls And Women From Participating In Sports.
U.S. News

The American Civil Liberties Union, the ACLU West Virginia chapter, and Lambda Legal joined several other organizations on Wednesday in filing a lawsuit to overturn House Bill 3293, a West Virginia…