Robert Kosilek

Michelle Kosilek. (WBZ-TV file image)

Supreme Court Rejects Kosilek Appeal For Taxpayer Funded Sex-Change Surgery

The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from a convicted murderer in Massachusetts who has been seeking taxpayer-funded sex-reassignment surgery in prison.


Michelle Kosilek (WBZ-TV file image)

Federal Appeals Court Overturns Sex Change Surgery Ruling For Convicted Killer Kosilek

A federal appeals court has overturned a ruling ordering Massachusetts prison officials to provide taxpayer-funded sex-reassignment surgery for an inmate convicted of murder.


Michelle Kosilek

Sex-Change Surgery For Transgender Killer Michelle Kosilek On Hold

A transgender inmate who won a court order for taxpayer-funded sex-change surgery will have to wait for that surgery.


Michelle Kosilek

Killer Granted Sex Change Wants State To Pay For Electrolysis

A convicted killer who wants a taxpayer-funded sex change may be costing the state even more money.


Michelle Kosilek

Kosilek: Judge’s Approval Of Sex-Change Surgery Is ‘Right Thing To Do’

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.”


Michelle Kosilek (file image)

Killer Seeking Sex Change Also Eligible To Have Legal Fees Paid

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.


Michelle Kosilek (file image)

Family Outraged After Judge Orders Sex-Change Operation For Convicted Killer

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.