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February 11, 2013

'He turns into an Edwardian sex pest'

US audiences got their first look at season three's penultimate episode of Downton Abbey on Sunday (10 February) and a big part of it was the scandal that ensued when the gay footman Thomas (Rob James-Collier) kissed fellow footman Jimmy (Ed Speleers).

Thomas enters Jimmy's room while he's asleep and kisses him thinking his feelings will be returned.

They are not.

May 1, 2012

A Texas transgender widow is suing after she was denied husband's benefits because she was registered as male at birth

A firefighter's transgender widow from Texas is suing for the benefits that she was denied because she was registered as male at birth.

Despite legally changing her name and undergoing sexual reassignment surgery in 1996, 36-year-old Nikki Araguz was denied the workers' compensation which she claims was owed to her after her firefighter husband Thomas was killed in action 2010.

Now Mrs Araguz has filed a law suit against the City of Wharton.