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Neal Katyal, a Georgetown law professor arguing on behalf of the City of Philadelphia, said the broad ruling sought by Catholic Social Services would open the door to invidious discrimination — not just against LGBTQ couples.Supreme Court appears poised to rule for foster care agency against LGBTQ couples|Chris Johnson|November 4, 2020|Washington Blade
Can we find a way to prevent invidious discrimination without subjecting ourselves to government-enforced ideologies?Gay Marriage Vs. the First Amendment|James Poulos|August 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Tevi Troy eschews any invidious mention of right-of-center think tanks in his critique.What the Hell Just Happened at AEI?|David Frum|January 10, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The drive toward nihilism is invidious, and it adds a substantial layer of risk to the financial world and markets.More Mania in the Markets|Zachary Karabell|October 28, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Unfortunately, the yoke of the foreigner came in more invidious guise.Spanish Life in Town and Country|L. Higgin and Eugne E. Street
It is, therefore, (p. 224) a matter of individual taste, and further comparisons would be invidious and perhaps unjust.Yachting Vol. 2|Various.
There was little indeed to be amused at here except his choice of the particular invidious name.The Awkward Age|Henry James
Several exceptions must be understood; but to select them would be invidious.
That invidious task they leave to the unsuccessful novelists.How to Fail in Literature|Andrew Lang