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Online Extra: Political Notes: CA trans inmate bill dies in the Legislature

Online Extra: Political Notes: CA trans inmate bill dies in the Legislature

By Matthew S. Bajko

Transgender inmate bill quietly killed in the California Legislature this session but should be revived next year.

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By Alex Madison | September 25, 2018

Trump administration still losing over trans military ban; drag queen storytime stirs up backlash in Louisiana.

By Matthew S. Bajko | September 21, 2018

Brewcade, the popular arcade and craft beer bar on upper Market Street in San Francisco's gay Castro district, is in talks to expand into an adjacent restaurant space.


By Matthew S. Bajko | September 19, 2018

At its meeting Tuesday night the Harvey Milk LGBTQ Democratic Club rescinded its endorsement of Fiona Ma in her bid this November for state treasurer.

By Alex Madison | September 18, 2018

Gay Sacramento nightclub accused of racial profiling over dress code.


By Sari Staver | September 17, 2018

A new upscale deli, bakery, and gelateria plans to open in the Castro next year at 2215 Market Street, between Noe and Sanchez streets.

By Matthew S. Bajko | September 17, 2018

East Bay LGBT Dems endorse Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf but remain split over Assembly race with lesbian candidate Jovanka Beckles.


By Matthew S. Bajko | September 14, 2018

Under a proposed plan for how San Francisco can protect and enhance its LGBT cultural heritage, the focus of the Mayor's Office of Transgender Initiatives would be expanded into more of an LGBTQ affairs office.

By Alex Madison | September 11, 2018

Implementation begins for CA name and gender laws; straight ally Zach Wahls runs for Iowa state Senate.


By Matthew S. Bajko | September 10, 2018

Lesbian Democratic Party official is seeking a rural New Mexico statehouse seat.

By Heather Cassell | September 6, 2018

A promising doctoral clinical psychology student at Northwestern University was killed over the deadly Labor Day weekend in Chicago, just hours after his arrival in the Windy City.


By Matthew S. Bajko | September 3, 2018

Alice Kessler, a longtime lobbyist for LGBT issues in the state Capitol, is becoming a partner in the Sacramento office of Lighthouse Public Affairs, which was started in San Francisco.

By Cynthia Laird | August 31, 2018

A bill that would have banned conversion therapy in California was shelved by its author Friday, who said that more work needs to be done on it.


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