(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- The Ohio Senate passed a bill restricting certain transgender rights for minors in the state on Wednesday.House Bill 68 is comprised of two acts: the "Save Adolescents from Experimentation Act," which bans transgender minors from receiving gender-affirming care and the "Save... Read More.
(LINCOLN, Neb.) -- Nebraska lawmakers voted on Friday to restrict abortion access after 12 weeks and to ban gender affirming care for trans youth.The bill, passed by the Nebraska legislature in a 33-15 vote, will head over to Republican Gov. Jim Pillen's desk, where it... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) fined three McDonald's franchisees after an investigation determined that hundreds of children -- including two 10-year-olds -- were working there in violation of federal labor law.The investigation was part of the Wage and Hour Division's... Read More.
(MISSOURI) -- The Missouri attorney general announced new limitations Thursday on gender-affirming care for minors and adults in a move that has sparked outrage from advocacy and LGBTQ groups.Attorney General Andrew Bailey's limitations would require adults to attend 18 months of psychological or psychiatric... Read More.
(BOISE, Idaho) -- A new Idaho bill would make it illegal to aid minors in traveling across state lines for abortion care while concealing it from their parents. The proposed bill is set to be voted on by the state Senate.The proposed bill names a... Read More.
(SALT LAKE CITY, Utah) -- Utah Gov. Spencer Cox signed two bills into law on on Friday that seek to limit the harm caused by social media to children and teens by requiring parents and guardians to consent to their children having accounts and... Read More.
(WESTCHESTER, N.Y.) -- Five minors have been killed in a crash after a vehicle veered off a highway in Westchester, New York, according to officials.The victims, four boys and a girl, ranged in age from 8 to 17 years old, according to a news... Read More.
(SCARSDALE, N.Y.) -- Five minors have been killed in a crash after a vehicle veered off a highway in Westchester, New York, according to officials.The victims, four boys and a girl, ranged in age from 8 to 17 years old, according to a news release... Read More.
(JACKSON, Miss.) -- Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves signed a bill banning puberty blockers, hormone therapy and surgeries for people under 18 in the state who are seeking gender-affirming health care.The state joins six other states -- Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, Florida, South Dakota and Utah... Read More.
(JACKSON, Miss.) -- A bill banning gender-affirming care for people under the age of 18 is heading to the desk of Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves.The bill, passed by the Mississippi Senate on Tuesday, would restrict access to gender-affirming hormone therapy and puberty blockers for... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- A lawsuit filed in California alleges that professional boxer and former heavyweight champion George Foreman sexually assaulted at least two women in the 1970s, when they were teenagers and below the age of consent.The lawsuit, filed Wednesday in the Los Angeles... Read More.