Transgender student wins injunction against KUSD

KUSD must allow transgender boy to use boys restrooms, effective immediately MILWAUKEE — Ash Whitaker can legally use the boys bathrooms at Tremper High School — at least for now. On Tuesday, a federal judge granted a preliminary injunction blocking the Kenosha Unified School District from barring the transgender teen’s use of boys bathrooms. The […]

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 […]

Ryan, Johnson help open Republican office in Kenosoha

With House Speaker Paul Ryan’s strident primary opponent making the rounds on cable news and challenging him to debate, the opening of the local GOP campaign headquarters was an opportunity for Ryan to loosen-up and thank local supporters. A few dozen Kenosha County Republicans got the chance to meet Ryan and Sen. Ron Johnson — […]