Supreme Court Says Yeshiva University Must Allow L.G.B.T Group as Case Proceeds.

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By a 5-to-4 vote, the court refused to block a trial judge’s ruling that required the university to recognize the group under New York City’s anti-discrimination law.

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Justice Samuel A. Alito Jr., writing for the four dissenters, said that further challenges were pointless

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“A state’s imposition of its own mandatory interpretation of Scripture is a shocking development that calls out for review,” he wrote.

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The majority’s order was brief, unsigned and provisional, which is typical when the justices rule on applications seeking emergency relief.

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“If applicants seek and receive neither expedited review nor interim relief from the New York courts, they may return to this court,” the order said.

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Justices Clarence Thomas, Neil M. Gorsuch and Amy Coney Barrett joined Justice Alito’s dissent.

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The case started when students at Yeshiva, which says it is “the world’s premier Torah-based institution of higher education,”

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