Lawyer Behind NC ‘Bathroom Bill’ Says She’ll Bring Pistol To Target’s Trans Bathrooms

The president of the anti-LGBT group Liberty Counsel, Anita Staver, encouraged her Twitter followers to boycott Target for its new “inclusive” bathroom policy for customers and employees, adding that she plans to take her ‘glock .45 to the ladies room’ to act as ‘her bodyguard’:

Right Wing Watch adds:

The statement comes from a leader of the group that CBS News pointed to as one of the organizations behind North Carolina’s discriminatory new law targeting the trans community.

Staver’s husband and Liberty Counsel’s chairman, Mat Staver, gained national notoriety for his work on behalf of Kim Davis, the Kentucky clerk who attempted to deny marriage licenses to same-sex couples, and has in the past advocated for the criminalization of homosexuality.

He has also claimed that allowing transgender people to use the restroom that matches their gender identity will result in sexual assault and “even death.”