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School Success and Opportunity Act Transgender Law

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Tonight the new Transgender Law On August 12th, California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law the School Success and Opportunity Act – amending the state's education code in an effort to reduce discrimination against transgender students in grades K-12. But a firestorm of dissent is building around one section of the bill, stating that transgender students will have the opportunity to play on sports teams and use sex-segregated facilities that correspond with their gender identity, even if this doesn't match their birth certificate.