Published: Might 19, 2021 / 11:51 PM EDT / Updated: Might 19, 2021 / 11:58 PM EDT
AIM LOOKOUT, Mo. â€” The university for the Ozarks (C of O) is facing a setback after filing an injunction contrary to the Biden administrationâ€™s Fair Housing Act.
In the general public hearing on Wednesday, might 19, the collegeâ€™s attorneys called the directive federal government overreach a breach associated with the schoolâ€™s religious philosophy.
C of O will need to enable individuals of the opposite gender in dorms and provided bath spaces in order to avoid being fined when the Fair Housing Act becomes formal.
While not all Christians agree, solicitors with Alliance Defending Freedom representing C of O argued sex that is biological function as only definition of intercourse. Ryan Bangert, utilizing the counsel that is senior of Defending Freedom, stated Bidenâ€™s work may cause damage.
â€œPolicy forced ahead by president Biden, forces the faculty of this Ozarks to open up its dormitories, to people in the sex that is oppositeâ€ stated Bangert. â€œThe Fair Housing Act has very long forbidden discrimination on a few grounds, including sex. But by redefining intercourse, the Biden administration is twisting the housing that is fair to damage women straight.â€
Julie Blake can also be aided by the Alliance Defending Freedom and stated the us government is utilizing a definition that is different of.
â€œThe government cannot and should perhaps not force schools to start girls dorms to men,â€ said Blake. â€œBased on its politically determined and redefinition that is inappropriate of.â€
Emily Bowen-Marler, a reverend at Brentwood Christian Church, stated it can have already been discrimination against transgender individuals if C of O had won the lawsuit.