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Under Pressure: Bernard Curry spills on Wentworth Season 6

Under Pressure: Bernard Curry spills on Wentworth Season 6

Prison drama Wentworth returns to TV screens this month and fans of the show have waited a whole twelve months desperately waiting to find out what happens next. OUTinPerth caught up with actor Bernard Curry, who plays the thoroughly unlikable prison guard Jake Stewart, and pressed him for some insight into what Season 6 of […]

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Foxtel commissions Season 6 of ‘Wentworth’

The popular TV series Wentworth has been commissioned for another series. Foxtel have announced today that the show’s sixth season will begin filming next week. Wentworth’s fifth season launched last month on Foxtel’s showcase channel and the next 12 episode season will shoot on location through winter in Melbourne and will be screened on Foxtel in […]

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Trans community celebrates as transwoman released from male prison

Trans community celebrates as transwoman released from male prison

After two unsuccessful appeals, transgender woman CJ Palmer has been granted bail by District Court Chief Judge Kevin Sleight. Palmer, age 38, has been incarcerated in a men’s corrective facility since February of this year, spending much of this time in solitary confinement. Robin, transwoman and assistant director of TransFolk of WA, spoke of the […]

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Sex worker charged with HIV transmission denied bail

Sex worker charged with HIV transmission denied bail

A transgender sex worker charged with transmitting HIV to a client has been denied bail because she does not believe that she is HIV positive. C.J Palmer was extradited from New South Wales to Western Australia in February. Palmer is accused of not disclosing their HIV status to a client while providing services as a sex […]

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Transgender woman held in male prison

Transgender woman held in male prison

A transgender woman charged with grievous bodily harm for allegedly failing to disclose her HIV status is being held in a male prison in WA despite identifying as a woman. CJ Palmer was extradited from New South Wales to Western Australia to face charges after she was accused of not disclosing her HIV status to […]

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Tara Hudson moved to female prison

Tara Hudson moved to female prison

  Trans woman Tara Hudson has been moved to a female prison after it was reported she had been sentenced to serve time in an all-male prison last week. PinkNews have reported that Ms Hudson’s mother has confirmed that Tara Hudson has been moved to an all-female facility. The UK’s current procedure is for transgender […]

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UK trans woman sentenced to serve time in male prison

UK trans woman sentenced to serve time in male prison

26-year-old transgender woman Tara Hudson has been sentenced to serve 12 weeks in an all-male prison after admitting to an assault. Ms Hudson, who has been living as a woman for over 5 years, was denied the right to enter a female prison, as she does not hold a UK Gender Recognition Certificate. The documentation, […]

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Michael Alig RELEASED

Michael Alig RELEASED

  After spending 17 years in prison, convicted murderer and ‘Party Monster’ Club Kid Michael Alig has been released from jail. A friend at the prison posted a video of the release: Though the occasion was not without drama with Alig tweeting: Just narrowly escaped being re arrested for having my release filmed but we’re […]

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