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Ferguson wades into Idaho lawsuit

Case focuses on bathroom use by gender

OLYMPIA – Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson is injecting himself into Idaho law.

Last week, he joined 21 other Democrat attorneys general in a court brief to try to block the Idaho law requiring students to use restrooms and locker rooms corresponding to their gender.

“In Washington, where the rights of transgender students are protected, public schools report no instances of transgender students harassing others in bathrooms or locker rooms,” Ferguson said in a press release announce he was joining other Democrats in challenging the Idaho law. “In contrast, the evidence is overwh...

 

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