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D.C. jail’s new housing policy for transgender inmates faces scrutiny

Thursday, August 26, 2021

The D.C. Department of Corrections changed its gender housing policy in light of a class-action lawsuit filed earlier this year, but the American Civil Liberties Union of D.C. argued in court Tuesday that the new protocol — which involves shackling transgender inmates when they leave the intake unit and are moved around within the jail — is just as egregious as the old one. Continue reading HERE.