TDoR 2010 / 2010 / June / 21 / Sandy Woulard


Sandy Woulard

Age 28

21 Jun 2010
Chicago, Illinois (USA)
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TDoR list ref: tgeu/21 Jun 2010/"Credale" Woulard

Sandy Woulard

Sandy was found lying in the street. She died in hospital.

Sandy was found dead in the street on Chicago's South Side by a passerby. She was just 28 years old. She was found with money still in her purse, signaling a motivation greater than simple theft or robbery. Early media accounts of her death were not trans-friendly, and one article even called her "a man in a dress".

"Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide" research project: Sun Times, 21.06.2010

https://www.glaad.org/2010/11/19/transgender-day-of-remembrance-honoring-the-lives-lost

Report added: 2 Nov 2018. Last updated: 13 Jan 2021

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