Transgender Girl Wins Right to Use Girls' Bathroom

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Transgender Girl Wins Right to Use Girls' Bathroom
Mon, 06-24-2013 - 4:28pm

A Colorado transgender girl can now return to school after winning the right to use the girls' bathroom: 

The group filed the complaint on behalf of Kathryn and Jeremy Mathis claiming that the first-grader had been discriminated against at Eagleside Elementary School in Fountain, near Colorado Springs. Fountain-Fort Carson School District 8 has declined to discuss the case, but Coy's parents said they were told in December that she had to either use the bathroom in the teachers' lounge or one in the nurse's office after the holiday break. The Mathises feared going along with that would stigmatize Coy and open her up to bullying.

She was homeschooled for the rest of the school year as the complaint was considered.

Read more: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/06/24/coy-mathis_n_3488306.html?icid=maing-grid7%7Cmain5%7Cdl19%7Csec1_lnk2%26pLid%3D334791

Thoughts on her story?