Trump Has Reshaped the Courts and Created a Landscape Hostile Toward Civil Rights
The Trump administration has caused unprecedented harm to the promise of a fair and independent federal judiciary. In just four years, President Trump has ushered in a judicial landscape that is significantly more hostile toward LGBTQ people, with nearly 40% of Trump’s confirmed federal appellate judges having demonstrated anti-LGBTQ bias.
Donald Trump’s presidency leaves a devastating impact on our federal courts that will take decades to reverse. Much work will need to be done to heal and restore this critically important institution. Lambda Legal will continue to fight back as we have for nearly 50 years for LGBTQ people and everyone living with HIV to receive fair and impartial justice.
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