N.H. v Anoka-Hennepin School District
A Case Concerning LGBTQ Student(s)`Key Date: March 26, 2021 • Settlement Reached
Legal Team: ACLU
Type: Transgender Student Cases
The ACLU filed suit in Minnesota state court that the school district violated the state’s law barring gender identity discrimination by not allowing him to compete on the boys’ swim team or use single-sex facilities at school consistent with his male gender identity.
Latest in the Case
March 26, 2021: A settlement is reached after the plaintiff won trial and appellate rulings. Under the settlement, the school district is paying the plaintiff and his counsel $300,000, adopting policy changes that respect transgender students’ access to single-sex facilities, and providing training to its staff and students on its new policies.