The Justice Department agrees that Joshua Payne-Elliott’s lawsuit challenging his firing should be dismissed.
DOJ files statements of interest when it wants to make a point – not because it has to. That's what Trump admin did here. It is once again using religion as a shield against core anti-discrimination principles that protect LGBTQ people. Can't imagine career lawyers are happy. https://t.co/9i0npK0l3s
— Vanita Gupta (@vanitaguptaCR) September 27, 2019
In case we thought that the DOJ Civil Rights Division might still be in the civil rights business, they’re confirming. They’re not. https://t.co/esvI433rcC
— Sherrilyn Ifill (@Sifill_LDF) September 27, 2019