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State Appeal of ACLU Preliminary Injunction of Arkansas TransYouth Health Care Ban Under Federal Judicial Scrutiny

Angie Littleton
Joanna Brand and her son Dylan are lead plantiffs in a lawsuit to maintain access to gender-affirming medical care for trans youth in Arkansas.

An appeal by the state of Arkansas to lift a stay, requested by ACLU - Arkansas to be placed on a 2021 law banning adolescent gender-affirming health care from taking effect, will soon be decided.

Jacqueline Froelich is an investigative journalist and has been a news producer for KUAF National Public Radio since 1998. She covers politics, the environment, energy, business, education, history, race and culture. Her radio segments have been nationally syndicated. She is also a station-based national correspondent for NPR in Washington DC., and recipient of eight national and state broadcast awards.
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