Symposium: The State of LGBT Rights: Ohio, America, and the World
The Symposium was held on October 30, 2009. One can access video recordings of the symposium, handouts and a bibliography of LGBT Rights links and books, from this site.
The Program was presented by: The Cleveland State University’s Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, CSU Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs, CSU Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Student Services, the Cleveland-Marshall Allies student organization and the Ohio ACLU.
Additional support provided by: American Constitutional Society for Law and Politics Cleveland State Chapter, Cleveland State Law Review, Cleveland-Marshall Law Library, Black Students Law Association (BLSA), Student Bar Association and Women’s Law Students Association.
HRC Status of U.S. Law Maps:
- Marriage Equality and Relationship Recognition
- Marriage Prohibition Map
- Parenting Laws: Second Parent Adoption
- Parenting Laws: Joint Adoption
- Statewide Employment Laws
|1:00 - 1:10 p.m.||
Welcome & Introduction
Geoffrey Mearns, Dean, Cleveland State University, Cleveland- Marshall College of Law (bio)
|1:10 - 2:40 p.m.||
Susan Becker, law professor, Cleveland State University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law (bio)
|3:00 - 4:30 p.m.||
State and Local Perspectives
Carrie Davis, staff attorney, ACLU of Ohio (bio)
|4:30 - 5:30 p.m.||
Paula Ettelbrick, immediate past executive director, International Gay & Lesbian Human Rights Commission (bio)
SA, 10/2009, links checked 8/5/2011 sa