Massachusetts prison officials are appealing a decision that would force taxpayers to pay for a sex-change operation for a transgender inmate serving a life sentence for murder.
A federal appeals court has upheld a judge’s ruling granting a taxpayer-funded sex change operation for a Massachusetts transgender inmate serving a life sentence for murder.
Emerson College student Donnie Collins wants to undergo a female to male procedure to remove his breasts.
Rep. James Lyons and Rep. Marc Lombardo were outraged to learn of last month’s ruling by a federal judge, ordering the state to pick up the nearly $700,000 legal bill of convicted murderer Michelle Kosilek.
A convicted killer who wants a taxpayer-funded sex change may be costing the state even more money.
Lawyers for a convicted murderer who won a court ruling ordering Massachusetts prison officials to provide a state-funded sex change are asking the state to pay more than $806,000 in legal costs.
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.
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.