Locked Down & Changed Up: Sex Changes in Prison

"The court finds that there is no less intrusive means to correct the prolonged violation of [her] Eighth Amendment right to adequate medical care."

With that ruling the first taxpayer funded sex change operation on a prison inmate was authorized.  Gender identity disorder is complicated enough, but when you add prison a whole host of new issues arise: Do they become targets for sexual assault?  Do they transfer to the other genders’ prison?  Is it unfair that law-abiding transgendered people have to pay their own way? Kimmy Gatewood explores on today's Brain Food Daily.

Advocate for transgender health through the American Psychological Association.

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