Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund is committed to ending discrimination based upon gender identity and expression and to achieving equality for transgender people through public education, test-case litigation, direct legal services, and public policy efforts.

TLDEF Condemns Shooting Targeting Las Vegas Trans Bar

TLDEF is extremely troubled by reports that a transgender nightclub in Las Vegas was singled out last Friday by an individual who shot into the establishment and injured a trans woman of color named Callie Lou-Bee Haywood, shattering bones in one of her legs. Another patron was reportedly shot in the stomach and the injury was not life threatening.... more