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Laverne Cox steps up at Grammys to highlight upcoming trans rights case

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While Laverne Cox was only an awards presenter at the Grammys Sunday night, she used those precious seconds to bring attention to an upcoming transgender rights case.

With the audience’s applause still going from her entrance, the flawless actress immediately told the crowd all about the #StandWithGavin campaign.

“Please Google Gavin Grimm, he’s going to the Supreme Court in March,” she said.

To the uninitiated, Grimm is a 17-year-old transgender boy who is facing a legal battle against the school board of Gloucester County, Virginia to let him use the boy’s bathroom. Read more…

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