Convicted murderer Michelle Kosilek fought for more than a decade before a federal judge in Massachusetts ordered prison officials to allow her to have a sex-change operation.
The state plans to appeal the ruling in the case of Michelle Kosilek, who was born as a man but lives as a woman in an all-male prison.
A Massachusetts inmate who battled with state prison officials for 12 years says a judge’s decision to grant her request for sex-change surgery is “the right thing to do.”
A convicted murderer in Massachusetts who won the right to get a state-funded sex change is also eligible to have legal fees — expected to top $500,000 — paid as well, a federal judge ruled.
One week after learning her aunt’s killer will be getting a state-funded sex change, Susan Ohannessian is speaking out with new outrage over an E-Book being sold by Michelle Kosilek.
50 state lawmakers are urging that the Department of Correction appeal a judge’s ruling that ordered sex change surgery for an inmate serving a life sentence for murder.
A group of 50 Massachusetts legislators has asked the state Department of Correction to appeal a ruling from a federal court judge who ordered prison officials to provide sex-reassignment surgery to a transgender inmate.
Where else, but in Massachusetts, would you find a judge who would rule in favor of a convicted murderer who wants to have a sex-change operation and have the taxpayers foot the bill? “Only in Massachusetts” kids
A federal judge on Tuesday ordered state prison officials to provide a taxpayer-funded sex-reassignment surgery to a transgender inmate serving life in prison for murder.
A federal judge has apologized for his delay in ruling on a lawsuit seeking to order Massachusetts prison officials to provide a taxpayer-funded sex-change operation.