North Carolina's Bathroom Brawl With The DOJ Could Be Costly
Billions of dollars in federal funding could be on the line, but it looks like some lawmakers aren't worried about it.By Katie Link | May 5, 2016
North Carolina may have just declared a mutiny against the federal government.
On Wednesday, the Justice Department sent Gov. Pat McCrory a notification that part of his controversial House Bill 2 violates sections of the 1964 Civil Rights Act.
More specifically, the federal government says the portion of the law that restricts transgender people from using the bathroom that matches their gender identity violates Title VII and Title IX.