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Virginia Is First Southern State to Ban LGBTQ Conversion Therapy

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam signed legislation on Monday making the use of so-called LGBTQ conversion therapy illegal on minors, with the cCommonwealth becoming the 20th state and first state in the South to ban the discredited, dangerous practice. “At the Trevor Project, we hear from LGBTQ youth in crisis every…

School Board In Virginia May End Transgender Bathroom Ban

The Gloucester County School Board will discuss the possibility of allowing transgender students to use restrooms that correspond with their gender identity. NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — For nearly four years, Gavin Grimm has been suing his former school district after it banned him from using the boys bathrooms in high…