Bloomberg Law
March 28, 2023, 1:54 PM

Transgender Care Group Must Produce Info Supporting Standards

Mary Anne Pazanowski
Mary Anne Pazanowski
Legal Reporter

Alabama officials won access to documents that a federal judge says go to “the very heart” of a case challenging a law that precludes gender-affirming care for minors.

The World Professional Association for Transgender Health must produce certain information related to its treatment guidelines, including data that led it to conclude that such care is medically necessary for treating gender dysphoria in adolescents, the US District Court for the Middle District of Alabama said.

The plaintiffs in the underlying suit argued that Alabama’s Vulnerable Child Compassion and Protection Act violates the constitutional rights of transgender minors and their parents by ...

Learn more about Bloomberg Law or Log In to keep reading:

Learn About Bloomberg Law

AI-powered legal analytics, workflow tools and premium legal & business news.

Already a subscriber?

Log in to keep reading or access research tools.