Maine court rules transgender student should have been allowed to use bathroom of her choice

  • Article by: DAVID SHARP , Associated Press
  • Updated: January 31, 2014 - 12:30 PM

PORTLAND, Maine — School officials violated state anti-discrimination law when they would not allow a transgender fifth-grader to use the girls' bathroom, according to a ruling by the highest court in Maine that's believed to be the first of its kind.

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