Coy Mathis, transgender six-year-old, wins case over access to girls' bathroom

We've been following the story of Coy Mathis, a transgender six year old from Fountain who prompted a complaint over access to the girls' bathroom at her elementary school.

Now, the Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund has announced that the Colorado Civil Rights Division ruled in Coy's favor.

Look below to get details and see the ruling, as well as our previous coverage.

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