Schools, Cities Back Student In High Court Bathroom Suit

Law360, New York (March 2, 2017, 6:26 PM EST) -- A group of 80 school districts and administrators, more than 30 cities and over 100 transgender individuals sided with transgender student Gavin Grimm in urging the U.S. Supreme Court to decide that Title IX bars gender identity discrimination, saying that such a ruling would afford transgender individuals the respect given to other Americans.

In their amicus briefs, the parties told the high court to uphold a Fourth Circuit ruling that affirmed a preliminary injunction blocking a policy by Gloucester County School Board requiring students to use the bathrooms that correspond with their biological sex.

A group comprised of school districts, superintendents,...

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