Author: Shirin Ali | May 13, 2022

Texas parents can be investigated over gender-affirming care for trans children, state Supreme Court rules

Story at a glance The Texas Supreme Court ruled the state’s Department of Family and Protective Services can continue investigating parents seeking gender-affirming care for their trans children.  Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) described gender-transitioning procedures as child abuse.  The court lifted a temporary injunction on Abbott’s directive.  Texas’s Supreme Court has cleared the state to continue its…