*This story has been updated to include comments from Senator Larry Farnese's office
A bipartisan group of Pennsylvania senators this week re-introduced a bill to prohibit discrimination against LGBT people in the state.
Update: An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated that Aidan DeStefano was the transgender student in the locker room with Joel Doe. It has been corrected for accuracy.
A civil-rights organization filed a legal motion Monday to defend a Pennsylvania school district and its policy of protecting transgender students.
After two days of tweeting, Ellen DeGeneres’ crew made an appearance on the 1600 block of Walnut Street. The city closed off the block for “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” crew to film a segment for Thursday’s episode of the out comedian's talk show. Jeannie Klisiewicz, the show's host of remote events, and Philadelphia Eagles football player Jon Dorenbos were also in attendance in Philadelphia
In a blistering grand-jury indictment released this week, Philadelphia District Attorney R. Seth Williams is accused of accepting expensive gifts from individuals facing legal problems, including local LGBT business owner Michael Weiss.