Justice Department Drops HB2 Lawsuit

Justice Department Drops HB2 Lawsuit

Attorneys for the U.S. Justice Department filed a motion today to dismiss a lawsuit over House Bill 2 “in light of the passage of North Carolina Session Law 2017-4, House Bill 142.”

The lawsuit, filed in May 2016, had accused the state of requiring “public agencies to follow a facially discriminatory policy of treating transgender individuals, whose gender identity may not match their birth certificates, differently from similarly situated non-transgender individuals.”
Although House Bill 142 does repeal HB 2, it still prohibits local governments from regulating bathroom access and bars the passage of local nondiscrimination ordinances until 2020.…

Click to read...  What to do when pulled over: A new chapter for driver's ed?
2
Like
Save
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Curation Policy | DMCA Policy