THE BLACK KETTLE

Proverbs 21:30

Attorney General ignores duty to defend challenged law, thumbing nose at veterans

One of an Attorney General’s fundamental duties is to defend laws passed by Congress against constitutional challenges – even when those challenges might have merit. But Attorney General Loretta Lynch is refusing to do so, in a challenge by a former Veterans Affairs director suing to get her job back after she committed a crime. Lynch argues that a statutory provision designed to prevent incompetent and criminal federal employees from suing for reinstatement is itself a violation of the Constitution.

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June 4, 2016 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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