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Lawsuit over transgender man’s surgery puts spotlight on UMMS Catholic hospital

When St. Joseph Medical Center joined the University of Maryland Medical System in 2012, the hospital underwent an unusual transformation. The longtime Catholic hospital was no longer run by a religious institution. But it remained committed to Catholic principles, including ...

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Lawsuit: Talbot County schools violated transgender student’s rights

A 14-year-old transgender student filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday against Talbot County Public Schools alleging he was denied access to restrooms and locker rooms consistent with his gender identity. The lawsuit claims the plaintiff, a rising ninth-grader identified by his ...

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