North Carolina's Own Attorney General REFUSES To Defend 'Embarassing' Anti-LGBT Law — PLUS See Who's Boycotting The State!
More good news on the human rights front, it would appear!
After North Carolina passed legislation that threatened the equal treatment of LGBT citizens of the state last week, all hope looked lost as gay rights supporters likely faced a long legal battle ahead just to secure basic rights.
But then something interesting happened…
North Carolina's attorney general Roy Cooper — who was one of the men named in the lawsuit brought on by gay rights groups over the bigoted law — has indicated the state will NOT defend its new law in court, calling it discriminatory and a "national embarrassment."
Cooper noted that business leaders are not fond of the terrible law, saying: