Yesterday, Transgender Law Center sent a letter to the Oakland City Council detailing our opposition to Oakland’s Nuisance Eviction Ordinance—a law that allows the City to force evictions of sex workers. The letter was co-signed by 22 LGBT, civil and human rights organizations, including the ACLU of Northern California, Amnesty International USA, Red Light Legal, the Sex Workers Outreach Project of the Bay Area and Sacramento, and St James Infirmary.

TLC will continue to work in coalition with local sex workers’ rights groups until our concerns are addressed. Read more below

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