News This Week: Appeals Court Rules Arkansas Cannot Prevent Gender-Affirming Treatment Of Trans Children

A federal appeals court ruled yesterday that the state of Arkansas cannot enforce a law banning trans children from receiving gender-affirming treatment. The law was put into place in 2021, preventing medical providers from distributing gender-affirming treatments, including hormones, surgery and puberty blockers to minors under the age of eighteen, despite the fact that no …

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