Individuals and advocacy groups filed a lawsuit Monday against North Carolina over the state's new law restricting bathroom access for transgender people and barring local anti-LGBT discrimination ordinances, BuzzFeed News reports.
The suit was brought by two transgender men, a lesbian woman, the ACLU of North Carolina, and Equality North Carolina. They're seeking an injunction against enforcing the law and a declaratory judgment stating that it violates the Constitution and Title IX.
"By singling out LGBT people for disfavored treatment and explicitly writing discrimination against transgender people into state law, H.B. 2 violates the most basic guarantees of equal treatment and the U.S. Constitution," the lawsuit reads.