He and his stepbrother, Drew transferred to Degrassi due to the excessive bullying that he received at his old school.
After being outed by Bianca, he was once again the victim of transphobia, although he eventually earned the respect and admiration that he deserved from his classmates.
Most of her tenure at Degrassi has been filled up with rebelling against her conservative Muslim upbringing and landing herself in many difficult situations, particularly with boys.
She had a rocky relationship with her first love Sav, mostly due to his family's Muslim beliefs. During a spring formal at Degrassi, she convinces Sav to have sex in the limo to keep him away from his arranged wife.
She lies to him about being on the pill resulting in her needing to take the "Day After" pill. convinces her to fake a pregnancy to drop Sav out of the presidential election, but the plan backfires when she and Sav use the pregnancy to increase Sav's votes.
During summer break, Adam was involved in a car accident after texting Becky while driving and later passes away during surgery, leaving all of his loved ones in mourning.
When Torres was killed off from the series in 2013, controversy ensued, When Degrassi introduced its large and loyal audience to Adam Torres, an authentic, multi-dimensional transgender character, the show not only made television history, but set a new standard industry standard for LGBT inclusion.
To deal with her problems, she began dabbling in cocaine which had a negative effect on her relationship and potential career plans.
She graduates from Degrassi and enlists in the Canadian Air Force. She was popular and at the top of her classes until she took ecstasy and damaged her relationship with Jimmy and most of her friends.With so few transgender characters on television, we are disappointed that Adam’s story had to end this way, and we hope other shows will follow Degrassi’s lead in bringing stories like his to viewers...The combination of Adam being a favorite character, and Jordan being at the end of her contract, presented a unique opportunity to tell this story through such a beloved character.They take a break while she goes to science summer camp, when she returns Dave tells her he has slept with someone else.Alli breaks up with him and goes to Jake's cabin where they share a kiss due to her being upset over Dave. She begins dating Leo after a school trip to Paris, and almost gets married.Her mother was diagnosed with cancer; she tries to date her mother's doctor, but her feelings are unrequited after he learns she is only 17.