Trump Flushes Last of Obama’s ‘Transgender Bathroom’ Policy

Truthfeed | 2/13/2018 | Amy Moreno
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President Trump’s administration will no longer waste time investigating “potty” complaints from transgender students who say they’re banned from bathrooms and locker rooms.

The Department of Education said it will no longer investigate complaints brought by transgender students who say they are barred from the restrooms, locker rooms and changing facilities that correspond to their gender identity but not biological sex.

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Agency spokesperson Liz Hill told BuzzFeed News that those complaints are not covered under Title IX, the federal civil rights statute barring discrimination in education on the basis of sex.

“Where students, including transgender students, are penalized or harassed for failing to conform to sex-based stereotypes, that is sex discrimination prohibited by Title IX,” Ms. Hill said. “In the case of bathrooms, however, long-standing regulations provide that separating facilities on the basis of sex is not a form...
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