New Prison Policies Protect, Respect Transgender Inmates

Pennsylvania prisons are complying with federal rules regarding the safety of transgender inmates, but some advocates want them to do more.

Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.post-gazette.com

I was unaware of the Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003 issued by the DOJ. I’m pleased to see that state correctional facilities are stepping into line regarding transgender people as well.