California prison manuals change with the sexual times

From the article: “California prison officials are revising official procedures and even prison garb to get up to date with changing mental and medical treatment of inmates who identify with one sex and their bodies, another.”

The best part is definitely this:

The state issued part of an updated operations manual this week that directs employees to stop using the prior official term, “effeminate homosexual.” Those inmates are now to be called “transgendered,” in keeping with current nomenclature used by the medical and mental health fields.

Yes…because only changes in the nomenclature of the healthcare field could have indicated that “effeminate homosexual” was a term that should not be used.

Read the article here.

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