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Susan DuBose at the podium

Alabama House passes ban on transgender athletes in college sports

BY: - April 19, 2023

The Alabama House passed a bill banning transgender athletes from college sports on Tuesday, the latest in a series of bills attacking transgender youth in the state. The legislation, sponsored by Rep. Susan DuBose, R-Hoover, passed on a 83-5 vote with 14 abstentions. It would require college athletes to play sports that align with their […]

A young woman speaks behind a lectern saying Let Kids Play

Biden rule on transgender athletes would set conditions on school sports bans

BY: - April 7, 2023

The Biden administration will advance a rule to make it more difficult for schools to exclude transgender youth athletes from competition based on their gender identity, a senior U.S. Education Department official told reporters Thursday. The proposed rule would prohibit blanket bans of transgender athletes competing in sports consistent with their gender identity. But it […]