Pacific Justice Institute, a right-of-center legal defense organization, to join the case as a defendant.

All of the parties involved in the case, including the defendants – the city of San Diego and the United States – have asked Moskowitz to deny the institute’s request.

“I would expect that they will not be permitted to intervene based on the judge’s questions,” McElroy said. “They don’t want to fight the legal battle they want to fight the cultural war.”

Several years ago, a state judge refused to let an attorney from the Pacific Justice Institute join another case brought by Paulson. At the time, the attorney was representing former mayor and radio talk show host Roger Hedgecock.

- DANIEL STRUMPF

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