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Everything You Need To Know About Arizona's Transgender "Bathroom Bill"

Arizona politicians passed a vote on a bill that would allow businesses to ban transgendered people from using bathrooms that don't match the gender they were born as.

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Arizona Senate Bill SB 1045 in its new form would protect Arizona businesses from civil or criminal liability if they choose to ban people from using bathrooms that don't match their birth sex.

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Arizona politicians altered the bill after an intense outcry from transgender advocacy groups, altering it to protect businesses which choose to discriminate how customers use the restroom.

Ryan Broderick is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

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