New California law allows jail time for using wrong gender pronoun, sponsor denies that would happen

Monday, 9 October 2017  (1 week ago)
California health care workers who “willfully and repeatedly” decline to use a senior transgender patient's “preferred name or pronouns” could face punishments ranging from a fine to jail time under a newly signed law.

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