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Lawsuit filed after transgender student gets locker room access in Palatine

By Duaa Eldeib and Dawn Rhodes, Chicago Tribune

May 5

Filed under News

A group of suburban students and parents is suing the U.S. Department of Education and Illinois' largest high school district after school officials granted a transgender student access to the girls locker room.In a lawsuit file...

Local lawmakers back bill addressing transgender people in school bathrooms, locker rooms

By Brian Brueggemann, Belleville News-Democrat

April 10

Filed under News

Illinois has its own version of the which-bathroom-people-should-use issue that raised a ruckus in North Carolina.Illinois' version of the contentious debate is in the form of legislation whose co-sponsors include metro-east law...

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