March 23 2016

South Kern Sol – Bakersfield’s Trans Community Demands Justice

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…Karen Adell Scot, executive director of the Fresno-based Trans Care, also spoke at the rally. She called on the Bakersfield PD to find Jasmine’s killer and bring them to justice, recalling the unsolved murder of K.C. Haggard, a transgender woman from Fresno who was murdered in June of 2015. Scot told the crowd that she intended to lobby her state representatives to pass legislation requiring law enforcement agencies to report when a victim of a homicide may be transgender or gender-non conforming…

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