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AG Loretta Lynch and Vanita Gupta, chief of civil rights section, to hold a press conference at 330pm. This will be the Justice Department's response to NC announcement that it will not comply with the DOJ warning last week that the state "bathroom" law violates federal law as applied on NC university campuses that receive federal funding. We expect the Justice Department to file its own lawsuit to seek a court order to compel the state to comply with federal civil rights law.
AG Loretta Lynch and Vanita Gupta, chief of civil rights section, to hold a press conference at 330pm. This will be the Justice Department's response to NC announcement that it will not comply with the DOJ warning last week that the state "bathroom" law violates federal law as applied on NC university campuses that receive federal funding. We expect the Justice Department to file its own lawsuit to seek a court order to compel the state to comply with federal civil rights law.

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U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced that a civil rights lawsuit has been filed against the state of North Carolina and Gov. Pat McCrory over the state's controversial bathroom law.