22nd May 2015
Trans inmate may not get gender reassignment after parole hearing 2
9:27 AM — A sequence of events means a transgender prison inmate may not get gender reassignment surgery which she was granted by a court, as she has been recommended for parole.
19th May 2015
California trans prisoner’s surgery date set
10:56 AM — After a long legal battle, a trans prisoner in California is finally due to have gender confirmation surgery.
13th May 2015
Watch: Hot new Orange is the New Black trailer
9:56 AM — Another sneak peak into Litchfield Penitentiary.
12th May 2015
Chelsea Manning drafts her own privacy law from prison 1
7:56 PM — Jailed whistleblower Chelsea Manning is not wasting her time behind bars - drafting a bill that would prevent the government from clamping down on others.
6th May 2015
Delaware Governor backs proposal to allow name changes for trans prisoners
11:41 AM — A proposal has been filed, at the Governor's request, to allow prisoners in Delaware to change their names based on their gender.
4th May 2015
Supreme Court rejects trans inmate’s gender reassignment appeal 4
5:00 PM — The US Supreme Court on Monday rejected an appeal from a trans prison inmate who had requested to receive gender reassignment surgery whilst serving her sentence.
28th April 2015
California: Judge refuses to delay trans prisoner’s surgery
1:58 PM — A judge has refused an appeal that would delay a trans woman prisoner's gender confirmation surgery.
21st April 2015
Chelsea Manning pleads for help to ‘keep appeal going’ amid growing legal bills
7:42 PM — Jailed whistleblower Chelsea Manning has pleaded for help to keep her appeal going - amid a number of mounting legal bills.
15th April 2015
Good news for fans of Orange is the New Black
6:20 PM — Netflix have announced something that will please fans of their lesbian prison drama.
3rd April 2015
California must allow trans woman prisoner to have surgery 4
10:25 AM — A judge has ordered the California prison system to grant gender confirmation surgery to a prisoner.
30th March 2015
Prison guard suspended after calling for his ‘faggot’ neighbours to be executed 31
3:53 PM — A corrections officer in Buffalo, New York has suspended - after calling for his "faggot" neighbours to be executed.
28th March 2015
Gay murderers hold first same-sex wedding behind bars 13
12:49 PM — The UK's first same-sex wedding behind bars has taken place - after a murderer and paedophile tied the knot.
27th March 2015
Will Ferrell on homophobia claims: Any comedy will offend someone 13
1:47 PM — Will Ferrell has weighed in on claims that his new film is homophobic - by asserting that "any R-rated comedy" will offend some people.
24th March 2015
Chief Inspector: Killer of two gay men should never have been granted day release 6
11:13 AM — An escaped killer previously convicted of murdering one gay man and the manslaughter of another - who then killed again - should never have been allowed to leave an open prison, the Chief Inspector of Prisons says.
8th March 2015
Glenn Beck: Ben Carson’s Presidential campaign is ‘over’ after gay prison sex comments 11
12:32 PM — Right-wing pundit Glenn Beck has declared that Ben Carson's hopes of running for President are "over", after he claimed prisons prove being gay is a choice.
21st February 2015
Brother of murder victim hits out at killer’s same-sex prison wedding 16
12:47 PM — The brother of a murder victim has spoken out, after it emerged the killer will be allowed a same-sex wedding behind bars.
20th February 2015
Gay murderers to have first same-sex wedding behind bars 66
2:55 PM — The UK could be about to see its first same-sex wedding behind bars, after a pair of men got permission to tie the knot.
15th February 2015
US: Police officer admits coercing illegal immigrants into gay sex 11
5:30 PM — A Florida police officer has admitted he coerced undocumented immigrants into having sex with him.
13th February 2015
US military finally gives go-ahead for Chelsea Manning gender transition 3
12:27 PM — The US military has finally approved Chelsea Manning for access to hormone therapy, according to reports.
8th February 2015
Tunisia: Swedish man jailed for homosexual acts 72
1:50 PM — A Swedish man has been sentenced to two years behind bars in Tunisia, for committing "homosexual acts".