California Update for Thursday, September 28, 2017

Sep 28, 2017

POLITIFACT CALIFORNIA: Claims Mislead About Jail Time For Using Wrong Transgender Pronoun

Supporters march during the Los Angeles LGBTQ #ResistMarch, Sunday, June 11, 2017, in West Hollywood, Calif.
Credit Mark J. Terrill / AP Photo

Conservative media has fueled the misleading claim that California's LGBT Senior Bill of Rights, if signed into law, would send people to jail for using the wrong transgender pronoun. PolitiFact California examined these out-of-context statements.

Today's reporting by Chris Nichols.

Find full versions of all fact checks at PolitiFact California.