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By Robert N. Tracci
Congress must use its appropriations power to secure the border
Topic - Wayne Maines
School officials violated state anti-discrimination law when they would not allow a transgender fifth-grader to use the girls' bathroom, according to a ruling by the highest court in Maine that's believed to be the first of its kind.
A transgender fifth-grader should have been allowed to use the girls' bathroom, Maine's highest court ruled Thursday, concluding that school officials violated state anti-discrimination law.
Wayne Maines, Nicole’s father, said his family was “very happy knowing that because of this ruling, no other transgender child in Maine will have to endure what Nicole experienced.”
He said he was overcome with emotion when he learned of the decision.