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LGBT Civil Rights in the Wake of the DOMA and Prop 8 Cases

Date: Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Time: 12:00PM - 01:45PM
Description: In the wake of the recent Supreme Court rulings on the "Defense of Marriage Act" in United States v. Windsor and Proposition 8 in Hollingsworth v. Perry, the LGBT civil rights movement is entering a new, exciting phase. Our expert panelists will discuss the impact that these cases might have on new legal strategies in lawsuits across the country, as well as how they are prompting new legislative and public policy efforts designed to capitalize on the movement's momentum.
Sponsor: Lambda Law Society, American Constitution Society, & the Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law
URL: http://www.wcl.american.edu/secle/fall/2013/20131001a.cfm
Location: WCL Room 401
Contact Name: SECLE
Contact Phone: 202.274.4075
Contact Email: secle@wcl.american.edu
Posted On: 09/23/13

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