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Grimm case won't be heard by SCOTUS

Gavin Grimm was set to appear before the U.S. Supreme Court later this month.

The U.S. Supreme Court will not rule on transgender rights this month as scheduled, instead they will transfer that decision back to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit, where it originated by way of Virginia student and lead plaintiff Gavin Grimm.

Pro and anti-Trump rallies spring up in SD over weekend

Anti-Trump ralliers line the shores of Ocean Beach to spell out their thoughts of the new United States president.

Organized pro and con Trump rallies sprouted up throughout San Diego over the weekend, and one group took to the sandy shore of Ocean Beach to create a human banner which spelled out their thoughts. 

Yelp to add 'gender neutral' bathroom markers to app

Yelp adds gender neutral bathroom locator to its interface.

Review site Yelp Is supporting the transgender community by adding a whole new service to its interface.

The company is helping trans folks in their search for businesses which offer accommodations for people who want to use the restroom of their choice.

Qualcomm may have a price tag of only $10,000

A new ballot measure proposes to buy Qualcomm for $10,000 according to Carl DeMaio.

Qualcomm Stadium and 79.9 acres for only $10,000 is what radio host Carl DeMaio is claiming developers want to pay for the old arena.

Third trans woman death in Louisiana; second in three days

Ciara McElveen was stabbed to death in Louisiana on Monday.

Louisiana has yet another trans murder case on its hands.

Transgender woman Ciara McElveen, 21, was stabbed to death on Monday.

This is the state's third trans homicide, two having been carried out in the Creole State in the past three days. 

Missing person Jake Roberson's body found in LA lake

Jake Roberson was last seen on January 13, 2017.

San Diego Gay and Lesbian News (SDGLN) is getting word today that the body of one time Hillcrest resident Jake Roberson, 30, was found by a fisherman in Pyramid Lake Falls, about 58 miles north of Los Angeles.

Popular trans performer gunned down in Louisiana street

Chyna Doll Dupree was shot 10 times in the streets of Louisiana on Saturday.

A popular performer who also happens to be transgender, Chyna Doll Dupree (AKA Chyna Gibson) was shot and killed in the streets of New Orleans East on Saturday.

The performer was visiting from Los Angeles to take part in Mardi Gras celebrations in Louisiana.

Police say Dupree was shot several times at approximately 8:30 pm, and was pronounced dead at the scene.

JCPenney to close 140 stores

JC Penney located at Fashion Valley in San Diego.

In the latest downsizing of historical department stores, J.C. Penney has announced they will shutter as many as 140 stores and alleviate approximately 6,000 jobs.