From reminding instructors about preferred names and pronouns to finding safe housing gender-neutral restrooms on campus, many transgender students are tasked with starting over each school year.
Now, Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi's office said they must "proceed accordingly" in the case.
The protestors demanded that state legislators consider a statewide bill that would prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation in employment and housing. The bill later died in a closed door meeting.
"[B]ecause of the constitutional implications the issue will likely be addressed by the Florida Supreme Court regardless of any decision we might make."
Paula Sophia initially considered a recount due to provisional ballots, but determined the margin was mathematically impossible to close.
Ali Muhammed Brown told detectives he was personally seeking vengeance against the United State for its military action in the Middle East, according to court documents.
The organization will run advertisements with information from studies about adherence to pill's daily regimen in several publications within the next week.
Twenty-five years after first struggling with his own sexuality and becoming involved in the ex-gay movement, Tim Rymel is an out gay man who advocates against the practice of conversion therapy by telling his story.
"You'd like to think that it's improving, but we've just had our worst recorded month of murder in the history of the transgender movement."
"It's chilling to think that this dangerous misinformation about transgender Americans could be coming from our nation's Capitol."
"The Florida provisions that prohibit the recognition of same-sex marriages lawfully entered elsewhere, like the federal provision, are unconstitutional. So is the Florida ban on entering same-sex marriages."
The Fayetteville City Council convened for about 10 hours Tuesday and into Wednesday morning and heard from over 100 people before approving the measure, NWA Online reported.
Battles over local nondiscrimination ordinances, from small towns in Kentucky to big cities like Houston, often get personal when neighbors come face-to-face with disparities in the law for LGBT people.
However, Mayor Annise Parker has not changed plans to suspend implementation of the ordinance, which includes LGBT non-discrimination protections.
Scott Cooney, 45, of Lakewood, N.J. has been charged with a hate crime after his neighbors complained to police accusing him of harassment.
As cities across the country debate extending (or repealing) basic non-discrimination protections to LGBT people, an ordinance adding protections for transgender people passed earlier this week.
"I don’t want any gay, lesbian, transgender or bisexual ever to hear from a doctor that their normal and healthy sexuality is anything other than that," he told NBC4.
The mayor of Montana's largest city cast the deciding vote against a measure that would have added basic non-discrimination protections for LGBT residents.
Four Florida judges have ruled against the state’s same-sex marriage ban in the last three weeks, but the state attorney general wants those cases stayed until the U.S. Supreme Court decides the issue in one of the federal cases.
"I want every City employee to know one thing — your work is valued and you are important to the future of our community," said the city's mayor, Andy Berke — who supported the ordinance — in the wake its repeal.