Listen in, Lubbock: Transgender Texans targeted by statewide anti-trans policies
The murder of a local trans woman has caused Lubbock’s LGBTQ community to question their own safety. Meanwhile, statewide transgender Texans have been a constant target for conservative lawmakers in Texas. What impact does this have on the already disparaged community?
Sarah Self-Walbrick, senior reporter, Texas Tech Public Media
Sara Willa Ernst, health reporter, Houston Public Media
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Texas investigates parents of transgender teen, prompting a lawsuit, from Sneha Dey at the Texas Tribune
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