Report: Illinois Corrections Officers Mock LGBTQ on Facebook

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By Associated Press

Two Illinois Department of Corrections officers accused in a lawsuit of civil rights violations against a transgender woman publicly shared memes or other posts that mocked members of the L.G.B.T.Q. community. A third officer, named in a separate suit brought by another transgender prisoner, posted a Facebook meme disapproving of homosexuality, among other troubling posts. After the nonprofit news outlet Injustice Watch reported the memes and posts Wednesday, Illinois […]


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