How the Right Weaponized a 7-Year-Old Trans Child

A transgender Texan child will live in joint custody with her two divorced parentsone who believes shes a girl and one who believes shes a boy, a judge ruled Thursday. On its face, Thursdays court ruling between Texan exes Jeffrey Younger and Anne Georgulas is the last step in a child custody battle. But Younger and Georgulas legal fight over one of their children has made the case a rallying point for conservatives, and Thursdays decision comes after a slew of prominent politicians waded into the case and picked sides. Georgulas, who was awarded sole custody earlier this month, says her 7-year-old daughter Luna is transgender. Younger, who appealed the ruling and won a surprise victory on Thursday, says the …

Four Teens Plead No Contest in Texas High School Football Rape Scandal

The dark cloud that has lingered over the small town of La Vernia, Texas, for more than two years may finally be lifting. Four teens each pleaded no contest to the felony charge of unlawful restraint on Friday, said the Texas Attorney Generals Office. As The Daily Beast reported two years ago, the case began in March 2017, when KENS5-TV reported. An attorney for one of the teens told Michelle* that her son, a gifted player on the high-school football team, had been among the victims, she sobbed angrily: What did they use on my son? she asked. Id rather not tell you, the officer allegedly filed civil lawsuits against the school district, including one in Jan. 2018 that claimed …