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Same-Sex Unions at the Crossroads
Start Date/Time: Thursday, February 28, 2013 3:00 PM
End Date/Time: Thursday, February 28, 2013 6:00 PM
Recurring Event: One time event
Importance: Normal Priority
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How the U.S. Supreme Court cases and other legal & political developments may change the landscape for LGBT families & relationships in 2013

Sponsored by the Membership & Membership Benefits Committee

Admission(s) for attorneys and nonattorneys alike

From 3-5 p.m., 2-hour CLE • Roundtable Discussion • Social Reception (cash bar) from 5-6 p.m.

From unprecedented support for same-sex marriage on Election Day 2012 and the Supreme Court’s grants of certiorari in the DOMA and California marriage cases to President Obama’s historic invocation of Stonewall and call for marriage equality in his second inaugural address, the past several months seem to augur a “tipping point” for LGBT issues. In Indiana, the advent of a new administration and the legislative decision to table HJR 6 for the time being open the door for new political possibilities. This presentation will offer both lawyers and nonlawyers alike a chance to examine these developments and their meaning for our community, our clients and our institutions.

2013: An Important Year in Law & Policy - Seth Lahn, IU Maurer School of Law

The Politics & Litigation of Marriage Equality in the Midwest - Don Sherfick, Indiana Equality Action

What the Supreme Court Cases Will, and Won’t, Decide - Steve Sanders, IU Maurer School of Law

The ACLU & the National Landscape for LGBT Rights - Jane Henegar, Executive Director, and Gavin Rose, Staff Attorney, ACLU of Indiana

Preparing & Releasing the LBGT Project Report More Than Just a Couple - Students from IU Maurer School of Law

Roundtable on LGBTQ Priorities & Legal Issues in 2013 and Beyond

Location: Regions Bank, Conference Center, One Indiana Square, 5th Floor, Indianapolis, IN 46204

 

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