Man Sues Over Being Sent to a Women’s Prison

Karla Brenner -- a biological male, female impersonator -- filed a lawsuit with the city of Nashville and the Corrections Corporation of America (CCA), which operates a local correctional facility, for sending him to a female prison for three years, reports WSMV-TV Nashville. Convicted of felony theft, Brenner says he was examined by doctors and officials from the Metro Health Department who authorized his placement. Metro and CCA officials have not commented.