Acting SG To Join Argument In High Court Firing Case

Law360, New York (November 15, 2010, 12:52 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to allow the acting solicitor general to participate in oral arguments in a case whose outcome will determine whether Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 bars employers from retaliating against employees with close ties to co-workers who complain of discrimination.

The nation’s high court granted a motion by Acting Solicitor General Neal Katyal to participate in oral arguments as amicus curiae and for divided argument. Justice Elena Kagan, the former U.S. solicitor general, was recused from...
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