What's At Stake In High Court's Trans Bathroom Ruling?

Law360, New York (December 23, 2016, 11:24 AM EST) -- The upcoming U.S. Supreme Court case of Gloucester County School Board v. Grimm, scheduled to be heard next term, represents possibly the best opportunity to date for transgender individuals to secure unfettered access to the bathroom that corresponds with their gender identity. Although the case is largely cabined to interpretation of Title IX, which only applies to education programs and activities accepting federal monies, the practical effect of a ruling in favor of Grimm may prove far broader.

Though many have positioned the case as simply a question of "equal rights," the legal issues presented to the Supreme Court primarily involve...

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