transgender sports ban

Opponents speak out against banning trans athletes from Ohio women’s sports

BY: - April 20, 2023

Only a fraction of those who submitted testimony against a bill that would prevent trans athletes from participating in Ohio women’s sports and youth athletics were able to speak Wednesday due to time constraints. Of the more than 80 people who submitted opponent testimony, the Higher Education Committee was only able to hear about a […]

GOP passes bill aiming to root out ‘suspected’ transgender female athletes with genital inspection

BY: - June 3, 2022

The following article was originally published on and is published in the Ohio Capital Journal under a content-sharing agreement. Unlike other OCJ articles, it is not available for free republication by other news outlets as it is owned by WEWS in Cleveland.   House Republican lawmakers in Ohio passed a bill at 11:15 p.m. […]