Following Ad Astra Senior Counsel Herman Hoying’s work with the Justice & Diversity Center’s Federal Pro Bono Project, California became the first state to issue policy on the provision of appropriate medical care for transgender inmates. The article discusses the results of the settlement, including the criteria laid out on what constitutes safe and appropriate care for incarcerated transgender persons. To read more about this case and the work of the Justice & Diversity Center, please subscribe to the Bulletin or read the article online at blog.sfbar.org.

 

 

Herman JDC article