11 months Marcos wants to expand list of punishable acts of discrimination vs LGBTs MB
By Mario Casayuran Neophyte Senator Imee R. Marcos has sought to expand the list of punishable acts of discrimination against the Lesbian, Gay , Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community by filing  Senate Bill 412 that also prescribes measures to preempt such acts. Senator Imee Marcos (FACEBOOK / MANILA BULLETIN) Marcos said the incident of a transgender woman handcuffed by the police Tuesday after using a women’s toilet at the Farmer’s Market at the Araneta Center was “a blatant act of discrimination that defies Quezon City’s Gender-Fair Ordinance and makes me livid.’’ Marcos also pointed out the harassment of LGBT members by law ... more