A file photo shows a sign marking the entrance to a gender-neutral restroom at the University of Vermont in Burlington. Following a controversy in North Carolina last year over a bill restricting the use of public restrooms by transgender people, more states are seeing similar legislative attempts.
A file photo shows a sign marking the entrance to a gender-neutral restroom at the University of Vermont in Burlington. Following a controversy in North Carolina last year over a bill restricting the use of public restrooms by transgender people, more states are seeing similar legislative attempts. Toby Talbot AP
A file photo shows a sign marking the entrance to a gender-neutral restroom at the University of Vermont in Burlington. Following a controversy in North Carolina last year over a bill restricting the use of public restrooms by transgender people, more states are seeing similar legislative attempts. Toby Talbot AP

The battle over who goes to which bathroom is only heating up

January 23, 2017 06:00 AM