Transgender men and women said the requirement has caused havoc in their lives.
A nonprofit group raising money to cover the victim's expenses said she needs 24-hour supervision.
Four suspects argued with the victim and knocked her unconscious on Sunday, police and reports said.
A year after Islan Nettles' death, prosecutors still have not charged anyone, infuriating advocates.
Shay Neary said the wallet contained mementos from those who supported her during her gender transition.
This year's NYC Pride parade will be led by Laverne Cox, Jonathan Groff and Rea Carey.
The Manhattan District Attorney's office and the NYPD say the investigation is ongoing.
"Becoming Visible" is about youth struggling in New York City.
Myls Dobson's short life set off alarms at child protective services in New York City and South Carolina.
The Manhattan District Attorney's office dismissed misdemeanor charges against Paris Wilson.
Highlights from the fourth annual NYC Independent Film Festival, running this weekend.
The Manhattan DA's Office is seeking more witnesses to the fatal beating of a transgender Harlem woman.
The class at the Ali Forney Center in Harlem taught participants how to defend themselves.
The beating death of Islan Nettles is the latest in a long line of attacks, transgender women say.
Islan Nettles' coffin was draped in a white veil to conceal her fatal beating injuries.
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