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A teenager whose lawsuit against his high school is going to the Supreme Court got a shout out at the Grammys

This Tuesday Aug. 25, 2015 photo shows Gavin Grimm speaks during an interview at his home in Gloucester, Va. Grimm is a transgender student whose demand to use the boys' restrooms has divided the community and prompted a lawsuit.

On Sunday night in front of the millions of viewers watching the 2017 Grammy Awards, actress Lavern Cox stood on stage and gave a shout out to a Virginia high school student.

“Everyone, please Google ‘Gavin Grimm,'” Cox said. “He’s going to the Supreme Court in March. #StandWithGavin.”

Cox, who is transgender and is an advocate for LGBT rights, elevated awareness for the case which was likely unknown to many viewers.

Grimm is a transgender student who sued his high school in federal court for refusing to allow him to use the boys’ bathroom, which corresponds to his gender identity.

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Source:: BusinessInsider.Com