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One Iowa Statement on Transgender Prison Nurse’s Discrimination Complaint Against Iowa Department of Corrections
Jesse Vroegh, a transgender man who is a longtime staff nurse at the Iowa Correctional Institution for Women in Mitchellville, filed a complaint against the Iowa Department of Corrections today, alleging discrimination based on his gender identity. Gender identity has been a protected class under the Iowa Civil Rights Act since 2007. In his complaint, […]
One Iowa to Co-Present LGBT Rural Summit with U.S. Department of Agriculture and Drake University Agricultural Law Center
One Iowa, the state’s leading lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) advocacy organization, will co-present the Iowa LGBT Rural Summit with the U.S. Department of Agriculture and Drake University Agricultural Law Center on Thursday, Aug. 18 from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Drake University’s Parents Hall. The summit is part of the National LGBT […]
Saturday, August 6th, 8am
Focused around the needs of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender older adults and caregivers, the Iowa Senior Summit will bring LGBT elders, allies and advocates together with healthcare, housing, legal and other service providers. It will broaden the conversation about the needs of aging LGBT Iowans, make connections between individuals, communities and resources, and help LGBT seniors understand their rights. Click here for tickets and additional information.