Supreme Court Sides With Yeshiva University In LGBTQ Club Case

Supreme Court Sides With Yeshiva University In LGBTQ Club Case


The Supreme Court ruled on Friday to temporarily block a New York judge’s order to force Yeshiva University to recognize a club for LGBTQ students until the college’s religious freedom case is completed.

Justice Sonia Sotomayer signed the order that included no dissents in the Friday ruling. Sotomayer signed the ruling as she is the circuit justice for the Second District that includes New York.

“Yeshiva shouldn’t have been forced to go all the way to the Supreme Court to receive such a commonsense ruling in favor of its First Amendment rights,” Eric Baxter, vice president and senior counsel at Becket, said in a statement sent to The Daily Wire following the ruling.

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“We are grateful that Justice Sotomayor stepped in to protect Yeshiva’s religious liberty in this

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