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Beyond The Equal Sign: The Fight to End LGBT Discrimination in NJ

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Center for Law and Justice

PLEASE NOTE NEW LOCATION: Baker Trial Courtroom

Speakers: 
Rutgers Newark Associate Chancellor Steven Goldstein
Marsha Shapiro and Louise Walpin
Leslie Farber, Esq.
Ed Barocas, Esq.
Frank Vespa-Papeleo, Esq.
Admission:
Free
For more info:
Ihsaan Muhammad
8625882164

"Beyond The Equal Sign: The Fight to End LGBT Discrimination in NJ” will consist of a panel of individuals in NJ who are fighting to end various forms of discrimination against the LGBT community, ranging from marriage equality to protections in the workplace.

Featured on our panel will be:

Moderator: Rutgers Newark Associate Chancellor Steven Goldstein, founder of Garden State Equality

Marsha Shapiro and Louise Walpin, named plaintiffs in NJ's current state level court challenge to NJ's civil union law, Garden State Equality v. Dow

Leslie Farber, Esq., LGBT civil rights attorney

Ed Barocas, Esq., ACLU of NJ legal director

Frank Vespa-Papeleo, Esq., former director of NJ's Division on Civil Rights

*We will be serving food and beverages.