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David Madden
August 29, 2019 - 1:24 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — It appears a transgender woman allegedly held in men’s prisons in New Jersey for more than a year will be moved to the state’s women’s prison next month, according to lawyers working on the woman’s behalf. The inmate, identified in a state lawsuit under the pseudonym...
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June 04, 2019 - 9:57 am
DALLAS (AP) — A transgender woman's body was pulled from a Dallas lake over the weekend, the latest death of a transgender person being investigated by homicide detectives in the city, police said Monday. Police Chief U. Renee Hall said there were "obvious signs of homicidal violence" in 26-year-...
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Kristen Johanson
February 07, 2019 - 12:27 pm
UPDATED: 4.30 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia man has been convicted of second degree murder in the attempted murder & robbery of a transgender escort and murder of her boyfriend. The judge sentenced the defendant to life behind bars without parole, calling the man a predator...
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Antionette Lee
November 14, 2018 - 5:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Transgender Awareness Week takes place every year in November to educate people on the issues faced by the growing and diverse community. "There's such a lack of education on the issues and the barriers that trans identified folks face," said Francisco Cortes with...
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