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Trump Administration Proposes Rule To Reverse Protections For Transgender Patients

1 month ago   |   By NPR

A federal agency issued a proposed rule Friday that rolls back Obama-era protections for transgender patients. Advocates for transgender people say the rule leaves them vulnerable to discrimination.
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Trump administration proposes reversing transgender protections

Trump administration proposes reversing transgender protections

1 month ago   |   By Al Jazeera

New HHS rule would roll back sex discrimination protection for transgender people in health services.
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Trump Administration Rule Would Reverse HHS Protections for Transgender People

1 month ago   |   By Time

A new Trump administration rule would roll back sex discrimination protection for transgender people in health services.
In the proposed rule issued Friday, the Health and Human Services Department says laws banning sex discrimination in health care don't apply to people's “gender identity.” LGBT groups have long warned such a move could lead to denial of needed medical care.
That rule reverses the policy of the Obama administration, which had found that sex discrimination laws do protect transgender people. It faces a 60-day comment period and court challenges are expected.
The Obama-era...
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Trump Administration Proposes Rollback of Transgender Protections

1 month ago   |   By NY Times

The Department of Health and Human Services proposed to roll back Obama-era protections of transgender people, narrowing the definition of sex for health care coverage.
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HHS rolls back protections for transgender people

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - A new Trump administration rule would roll back sex discrimination protection for transgender people in health services.
In the proposed rule issued Friday, the Health and Human Services Department says laws banning sex discrimination in health care don't apply to people's "gender identity." LGBT groups have long warned such a move could lead to denial of needed medical care.
That rule reverses the policy of the Obama administration, which had found that sex discrimination laws do protect transgender people. It faces a 60-day comment period and court challenges are...
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