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A federal court has ordered that the state of Idaho pay for gender confirmation surgery for Adree Edmo, a transgender inmate incarcerated at the Idaho State Correctional Institution (above). Heath Druzin/Boise State Public Radio hide caption

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Court Says Idaho Must Provide Gender Confirmation Surgery To Transgender Inmate

A panel of judges ruled Friday that in denying a transgender inmate gender confirmation surgery, the state violated the Eighth Amendment.

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A federal court has ordered that the state of Idaho pay for gender confirmation surgery for Adree Edmo, a transgender inmate incarcerated at the Idaho State Correctional Institution (above). Heath Druzin/Boise State Public Radio hide caption

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Court Says Idaho Must Provide Gender Confirmation Surgery To Transgender Inmate

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