At a time of anti-trans sentiment, a New York lawsuit brings hope for the community

At a time of anti-trans sentiment, a New York lawsuit brings hope for the community

Makyyla Holland reached a settlement over abuse she says she suffered in New York’s Broome County Jail. The settlement requires the jail to adopt a policy that houses inmates based on gender identity.

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​Makyyla Holland reached a settlement over abuse she says she suffered in New York’s Broome County Jail. The settlement requires the jail to adopt a policy that houses inmates based on gender identity.