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Transgender Prisoners, Identity, and Detention: Policy Recommendations
| Cataloged on:
Oct. 09, 2012
ANNOTATION: Issues concerning the treatment of transgender inmates are addressed. Sections of this document are: terminology; the problem—transgender people lack safety and dignity in prisons; state recognition of gender; prison placement practices; searches of transgender inmates; access to medical treatment; international law; recommendations from other organizations; and draft Human Rights Watch positions.