Courtney G. Joslin

Courtney G. Joslin

Courtney G. Joslin is a Professor of Law and Martin Luther King Jr. Hall Research Scholar at UC Davis School of Law. She is a graduate of Harvard Law School and Brown University. She is the co-author, along with William N. Eskridge Jr. and Nan D. Hunter, of a casebook on Sexuality, Gender and the Law, and a co-author of a treatise on LGBT rights law.

Columns by Courtney G. Joslin

The Problem With the Texas Federal Court’s Nationwide Order Regarding Bathroom Access for Transgender Students

Illinois Law dean and professor Vikram David Amar and U.C. Davis Law professor Courtney Joslin discuss a recent decision by a federal district court in Texas issuing a nationwide order regarding bathroom access for transgender students. Amar and Joslin explain why the order almost certainly oversteps that court’s authority without providing any reasons or analysis to justify its overbroad relief.