01/15/2015 11:58 am ET

Lawmaker Wants To Pay Students $2,500 If They See A Transgender Person In The ‘Wrong' Bathroom

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Last year, Atherton High School in Louisville approved a policy ensuring that transgender students can access all spaces and activities in accordance with their gender identity, but now a Kentucky state senator wants to ban all transgender students from safely using the bathroom.

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