Gender Identity

Recent Case: Gibson v. Collier

April 12, 2019

Transgender rights are facing a backlash. Scientific knowledge of the impacts of gender dysphoria (GD) has grown immensely, and medical care for transgender people is increasingly accessible. These developments have not been paralleled in the courts. Recently, in Gibson v. Collier, the Fifth Circuit held that a state policy that does not permit gender affirmation…