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Pageant for trans women

SAN FRANCISCO — The Ninth Circuit upheld a judgment in favor of Miss United States of America, which was sued by a trans woman who said the pageant’s “natural born female” eligibility requirement violates the Oregon Public Accommodations Act. The First Amendment’s protection against compelled speech shields the pageant’s rule.

Read the ruling here.

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