Discrimination lawsuit against school district to proceed

Transgender student suing to use boys’ bathrooms

MILWAUKEE — A federal lawsuit over treatment of a transgender Tremper High School student will proceed.

On Monday, U.S. District Judge Pamela Pepper denied a motion to dismiss Ash Whitaker’s discrimination lawsuit against the Kenosha Unified School District.

This is the first legal hurdle to be cleared by the 17-year-old senior, who was born female but now identifies as male.

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