Kiley Crossland

Kiley reports on marriage, family, and sexuality for WORLD Digital. Follow Kiley on Twitter @KileyCrossland.

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Therapy bans and trans regret

Sexuality | As more states move to restrict Christian counselors, more people say they regret their gender transitions
by Joel Maas & Kiley Crossland
Posted 1/11/19, 04:02 pm

The success of LGBT activists in dictating how therapists counsel minors about sexuality and gender dysphoria continues to gain momentum as we head into 2019. Some pro-LGBT groups want to make it illegal for therapists to encourage children to embrace heterosexuality or their biological sex and expect legislative victories in at least four states this year: Colorado, Maine, Massachusetts, and New York.

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Report: Rosenstein to resign from Justice Department

by Kiley Crossland
Posted 1/09/19, 11:49 am

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein will leave his position if William Barr is confirmed by the Senate and becomes the next attorney general, multiple news outlets reported Wednesday, citing anonymous sources. Barr’s confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled for next week, and he could be in the job by early February. Rosenstein reportedly plans to leave after that, though an end date has not been set.

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Transgender rites

Sexuality | The Church of England recommends affirming one’s baptism after sex change
by Kiley Crossland
Posted 1/04/19, 02:31 pm

The Church of England issued pastoral guidance last month instituting a new “gender transition service,” a move conservative Anglicans decried as contrary to the Bible.

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