>> Hundreds gathered at New York City's historic Stonewall Inn, to protest President Trump's decision to roll back protections for transgender students, that allow them to use the bathrooms that matched their gender identity. Former Olympic gold medalist, and transgender activist, Caitlyn Jenner, also weighing in on social media Thursday, criticizing the move.
>> From, well one Republican to another, this is a disaster.
>> 16-year-old Jackie Avanko, who sang the national anthem at the president's inauguration, has a transgender sister, and says she was disappointed with Trump's decision.>> When I heard the news, I was kinda just thinking about my sister and the things that she's gone through and the struggles that we've all had to deal with, and me watching her suffer like that is really hard to do.
>> When asked if Trump would meet with Avanko, White House Spokesman, Sean Spicer said the President would welcome a meeting with her. Trump's rollback now gives states and local school districts the authority to decide on how to enforce bathroom policies, which Trump's Education Secretary backed up at the Conservative Political Action Conference.
>> Let me just say that this issue was a very huge example of the Obama Administration's overreach.>> Trump's withdrawal of federal protections raises the stakes for an upcoming US Supreme Court case, that could deliver a landmark decision on the issue. On Thursday, the eight justices asked the lawyers involved to file letters by March 1st, giving their views on how the Trump action should affect consideration of the case.