N. Hempstead approves law to protect transgenders

Members of the North Hempstead Town Board unanimously approved a law prohibiting discrimination against transgender residents and employees.

Members of the North Hempstead Town Board unanimously approved a law prohibiting discrimination against transgender residents and employees.

Members of the North Hempstead Town Board unanimously approved a law prohibiting discrimination against transgender residents and employees. (6/3/15)

MANHASSET - Members of the North Hempstead Town Board unanimously approved a law prohibiting discrimination against transgender residents and employees. 

Some members of the transgender community say they were constantly living in fear. 

Officials say Suffolk County already has a similar law in place. 

Nassau County does not. 

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