Transgender Athlete Ban ChallengedA 13-year-old Broward County soccer player and her parents are challenging a new state law that bans transgender athletes from participating on girls’ and women’s sports teams, arguing that it is unconstitutional and “ignores basic medical science” about trans students.
Transgender Athletes Fight Florida’s New BanJust as Pride month began, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill that bans transgender athletes from participating in girls’ and women’s sports. To South Florida athletes like Jazz Jennings and Oliver Echevarria, denying kids access to something they love is heartbreaking.
‘Mean-Spirited, Bare-Knuckle Political Tactics’: Critics Slam Governor For Signing A Controversial Trans Athlete Bill Into LawActivists gathered in Wilton Manors Tuesday evening, saying he's fueling transphobia and putting vulnerable children at even greater risk.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Signs Controversial Transgender Athlete Bill Into Law On First Day Of Pride MonthFlorida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill into law Tuesday that bans transgender girls and women from competing on female high school and college sports teams and he did it on the first day of Pride Month, which celebrates the LGBTQ community.
Transgender Athlete Ban Awaiting Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis' ActionA wide-ranging education bill that includes a controversial provision to ban transgender female athletes from competing on high-school girls’ and college women’s sports teams was formally sent to Gov. Ron DeSantis Friday.
‘That’s Abuse’: Parent Of Transgender Athlete Speaks Out Again Legislation Banning Participation In Girls’ SportsYouth sports is a big focus in many children’s lives, but some parents say new legislation may prevent them from participating.
Lawmakers Revive, Pass Transgender Athlete BanWith Democrats decrying the “eleventh-hour” move, the Florida House and Senate on Wednesday revived and passed a controversial plan that would ban transgender female athletes from competing on high-school girls’ and college women’s sports teams.