California bill seeks to punish 'misgendering' with jail time…

Posted September 2, 2017 5:22 pm by Editor

California bill seeks to punish 'misgendering' with jail time…

A new bill in California would punish the ‘misgendering’ of nursing home and long-term care patients with hefty fines and even jail time. In February, state senator Scott Wiener introduced SB 219, the “Long-term care facilities: rights of residents” bill, which has already been passed by California’s state senate. After being recommended by the state assembly’s judiciary committee…

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