ST. AUGUSTINE (CBSMiami/AP) — A north Florida school board is being sued after one of its high schools reportedly denied a transgender student access to the boys’ restroom.READ MORE: Florida Fire Rescue Chief Fired For Not Forcing Firefighter Vaccinations
The teen, identified as 16-year-old Drew Adams, was born a girl but has identified as a boy since 2015. He attends Allen D. Nease High School in Ponte Vedra,READ MORE: Change Could Tee Up Football At Florida Colleges
In the complaint filed against the St. Johns County School Board, the boy’s mother claims her son began being denied access to boys’ restrooms after an anonymous report was made in September 2015.
After the report was made, school’s counselors instructed the boy to refrain from using boys’ restrooms and to use gender-neutral restrooms instead.MORE NEWS: Florida Board Of Education Approves Civic Curriculum Changes
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