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Conflicting economic reports spotlight North Carolina restroom law

Transgenderism | Supporters say misleading numbers in a recent AP analysis don’t reflect the state’s thriving business sector
by Evan Wilt
Posted 3/27/17, 02:53 pm

North Carolina’s controversial restroom law could cost the state $3.76 billion in lost business over the next 12 years, according to an analysis by the Associated Press.

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Virginia man gets three-year prison term in same-sex custody case

Courts | Philip Zodhiates is the third person punished for helping Lisa Miller flee the country
by Leigh Jones
Posted 3/22/17, 05:35 pm

Mennonite businessman Philip Zodhiates, convicted in September of helping a woman flee the country to avoid giving custody of her daughter to her former lesbian partner, will serve three years in prison for his role in the case. 

Zodhiates drove Lisa Miller and her 7-year-old daughter Isabella across the Canadian border in 2009 so they could fly to Nicaragua. They have remained in hiding since then.

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Student sues school over girl in boys’ locker room

Transgenderism | Lawsuit claims administrator told the student if he didn’t like the transgender policy, he could opt for homeschooling
by Bonnie Pritchett
Posted 3/22/17, 03:57 pm

A high school junior is suing his Boyertown, Pa., school district after administrators told him he could either “tolerate” having a biological female share his locker room or withdraw and be homeschooled. 

The lawsuit filed Tuesday in federal court calls on the district to rescind its secretly implemented policy granting transgender students access to the private facilities of their choice.

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