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Transgender inmate who sued Idaho to get $2.5M in legal fees

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Adree Edmo sued the state and the Idaho Department of Correction's health care provider, Corizon. Edmo identifies as female, but she had long been housed in the men's prison while she served a 10 year sentence for sexually abusing a 15-year-old boy. In her lawsuit, she asked a judge to order the state to allow her to change her name.
Published 4 months ago · Boise, United States

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Transgender inmate who sued Idaho to get $2.5M in legal fees

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A federal judge has ordered Idaho and its prison medical care provider to pay more than $2.5 million in legal fees to a transgender inmate who sued after she was denied gender confirmation surgery.

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Transgender inmate who sued Idaho to get $2.5M in legal fees

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A federal judge has ordered Idaho and its prison medical care provider to pay more than $2.5 million in legal fees to a transgender inmate who sued after she was denied gender confirmation surgery.The cost, however, will not come out of taxpayer dollars. Instead, it will be covered by Corizon Correctional Healthcare under a separate agreement with the state.Adree Edmo sued the state and the Idaho Department of Correction's he…

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Trans woman who sexually abused 15-year-old gets $2.5 million after being denied gender surgery

A transgender inmate who sued Idaho after she was denied gender confirmation surgery will reportedly be awarded $2.5 million in legal fees.

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Transgender inmate who sued Idaho to get $2.5M in legal fees

BOISE (AP) — A federal judge has ordered Idaho and its prison medical care provider to pay more than $2.5 million in legal fees to a transgender inmate who sued after she was denied gender confirmation surgery.The cost, however, will not come out of taxpayer dollars. Instead, it will be covered by Corizon Correctional Healthcare under a separate agreement with the state.Adree Edmo sued the state and the Idaho Department of Correction’s health ca…

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Trans Inmate Who Sued Idaho Awarded Over $2 Million in Legal Fees

A federal judge has ordered Idaho’s prison health care provider to pay more than $2.5 million in legal fees to a biological male transgender inmate who received “gender-affirming” surgery while

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Transgender inmate who sued Idaho to get $2.5M in legal fees

The cost will not come out of Idaho taxpayer dollars. Instead, it will be covered by Corizon Correctional Healthcare under a separate agreement with the state.

4 months ago·Boise, United States
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