September, approached the Western Cape High Court, challenging authorities and accusing prison heads of discriminating against her by not allowing her to wear her hair long.
September is serving 15 years for killing her client back in May 2013.
Prior to the proceedings taking place, members of the Sistaaz’Hood group of transgender sex workers stood at the steps of the high court with posters and placards calling for equality.
Others went as far as writing “justice for Jade” on their posters. The group wore purple T-shirts.