In RE Marriage Cases: An MCLE Event on the 10th Anniversary of California Marriage Equality
IN RE MARRIAGE CASES: AN MCLE PROGRAM ON THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF CALIFORNIA MARRIAGE EQUALITY
May 15, 2018 marks the Tenth Anniversary of the California Supreme Court’s historic ruling in In re Marriage Cases, 43 Cal.4th 757 (2008), recognizing the freedom to marry for same-sex couples and strict judicial scrutiny for laws that discriminate based on sexual orientation. Please join us for a conversation about the far-reaching impacts of this historic decision. This event is co-sponsored by Morrison & Foerster LLP and the National Center for Lesbian Rights.
Kate Kendell, the Executive Director of the National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR), will moderate the discussion, with the following distinguished speakers:
- California Supreme Court Justice Goodwin Liu;
- NCLR Legal Director Shannon Minter;
- Former NCLR Constitutional Litigation Director David Codell; and
- Professor Courtney Joslin, UC Davis School of Law.
When: May 15, 12:00-1:30 (Lunch begins at 12:00; MCLE program begins at 12:30.)
Where: Morrison & Foerster LLP, 425 Market St., San Francisco, CA 94105
Cost: Free for law students and non-lawyers. $35 for lawyers (1 hour MCLE credit); Lunch will be provided.
Morrison & Foerster LLP (provider # 2183) certifies that this activity has been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California in the amount of 1 hour.