Senior U.S. District Judge Frederic Block of the Eastern District of New York on Friday issued a preliminary injunction blocking the Trump administration from putting into effect a new rule that would have ended nondiscrimination protections for LGBTQ people seeking health care.

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services finalized the rule on June 12, three days before the U.S. Supreme Court issued its 6-3 ruling in Bostock v. Clayton County, finding that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act prohibits discrimination against gay, lesbian and transgender workers.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]