Bench Memos

My Amicus Brief in Young v. UPS

Yesterday I filed an amicus brief with the Supreme Court in support of Peggy Young, who is seeking to overturn a decision by the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals that took an atextual and unprincipled approach to the question of accommodations under the Pregnancy Discrimination Act.  You can find the amicus brief here.

Carrie Severino — Carrie Severino is chief counsel and policy director to the Judicial Crisis Network.

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