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Amicus briefs support Virginia transgender student Gavin Grimm’s case following appeal

December 2, 2019

The U.S. Supreme Court was set to hear Grimm’s case in early 2017, but it was sent back to the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals to be reconsidered after the Trump administration rescinded the U.S. Department of Education’s Obama-era guidance protecting transgender students’ rights under Title IX. The guidance previously allowed transgender students to access bathrooms and facilities of their choice and was used by advocates to push for policy changes.

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