27th Annual State Constitutional Law Lecture
“Equality and the Impossible: State Constitutions and Marriage”
FEATURED SPEAKER:
Mary Bonauto
Civil Rights Project Director for Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders (GLAD)
Shikes Fellow in Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Lecturer on Law at Harvard Law School
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Noon

Multi-Purpose Room, Campus Center
326 Penn Street on the Rutgers University–Camden Campus

Sponsored by the Rutgers Law School, the Rutgers–Camden Center for State Constitutional Studies, and the Rutgers University Law Review.


Mary Bonauto
MARY BONAUTO
Civil Rights Project Director for Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders (GLAD)
Shikes Fellow in Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Lecturer on Law at Harvard Law School

Ms. Bonauto is civil rights project director for Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders (GLAD), and is on the advisory board for the American Constitution Society.

She was co-counsel in the 1999 landmark case before the Vermont Supreme Court which led to the nation’s first civil union law, as well as lead counsel in Massachusetts’s same-sex marriage case (2003).

She successfully argued before the U.S. Supreme Court in the historic case of Obergefell v. Hodges (2015) for the establishment of freedom to marry for same-sex couples. She was chosen as a MacArthur Fellow in 2014.

The event is free and open to the public, but registration is required.

For additional information, contact the Center
at 856-225-6625.

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Date & Time
February 2, 2016
12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Admission Information
Register at http://www.events.camden.rutgers.edu/stateconlawlecture

Contact
cscs@camden.rutgers.edu
856-225-6625