Comments for: Bill on transgendered restroom use draws heated, emotional debate

Posted April 12, 2011, at 7:55 p.m.
Last modified April 13, 2011, at 9:41 p.m.

AUGUSTA | A bill concerning transgendered people’s right to choose which restroom they use generated heated debate at a public hearing Tuesday. Dozens of people gave impassioned, emotional testimony on LD 1046, which would allow the operator of a restroom or shower facility to decide who can use which …

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