Transgender Teen Wins Fight to Wear Dress to Prom

Tony Zamazal says Texas school officials initially denied her request to wear a wig, dress.
1:33 | 04/05/13

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In Britain -- -- knowledge and now for prof looking for a dress for the big night it's just so amazing that. I can actually do this and I actually. Go and I am comfortably -- -- -- Tony is transgender and says she asked the school. Last month for permission to Wear a dress to -- along with the we. Make up. Style shoes to Amazon says the spring. My assistant principal initially told her that would be unacceptable because boys Wear tuxedos and girls Wear dress society. Gotten -- Madden. Granted -- spoken. Kind of weapon there examples all tells us she appealed to the principal who allegedly said she would have to consult with the school board because it would be a community decision. Sam -- -- at that point went public with her dismay at the ACLU then offered to help writing a letter on her behalf to the school district. Explaining that the school's position. Was unconstitutional. Tony's right here. Expressed her gender identity is protected by federal statute and the federal constitution. In a letter provided to us by the ACLU an attorney for spring IST states that Tony has not been denied the right to Wear feminine attire to the prof. Contrary to what she is claimed the school districts days that she still must adhere though to the dress code some analysts happy to comply -- I think it hash things that I'm actually going to be able. Did go to prom night senior prom us who -- really --

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