University of Richmond Law Review Symposium - Commemorating the 50th Annive...

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University of Richmond School of Law

203 Richmond Way

Richmond, VA 23173

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Join the University of Richmond Law Review for a symposium to reflect on the social and legal precursors to the Stonewall Riots, examine the rise of LGBTQ rights in the United States, and anticipate the growth and impact of LGBTQ rights on various fields of law in the future.

Featured Speakers
- Bradley Sears // The Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law
- Shannon Minter // National Center for Lesbian Rights

Free admission, but registration is required. 5.0 MCLE credits approved. Reception to follow.

8:30 a.m.
Check-In & Breakfast

9:00 a.m.
Welcome & Opening Remarks

9:15 a.m.
Keynote Remarks | Bradley Sears

9:40 a.m.
Panel | Embracing LGBTQ Rights in Education & Employment Law: Current Efforts to Combat Discrimination in the Classroom & Workplace
- Kyle C. Velte
- Dara Purvis
- Anthony Kreis
- Moderated by Luke Norris

10:40 a.m.
Break

10:50 a.m.
Panel | Protecting LGBTQ Rights Through Criminal Law: The Rise of Queer Criminology and Present Challenges for the LGBTQ Community in the Criminal Justice System
- Jordan Blair Woods
- Carrie Buist
- Tyrone Hanley
- Moderated by Erin Collins

12:00 p.m.
Lunchtime Transition

12:30 p.m.
Lunchtime Address - Promoting LGBTQ Rights Through Political Activism | Claire Gastañaga

1:10 p.m.
Panel | Accommodating LGBTQ Rights in Administrative Law: Historic Struggles and Contemporary Debates
- Deborah Dinner
- Elizabeth Sepper
- Moderated by Jud Campbell

2:20 p.m.
Break

2:30 p.m.
Panel | Realizing LGBTQ Rights in Family Law and Reproductive Rights: Modern Family Structures, Equal Reproductive Rights, and Societal Attitudes Towards LGBTQ Families
- Colleen Quinn
- Michael Yarbrough
- Kimberly Mutcherson
- Co-Moderated by Allison Tait & Marie-Amélie George

3:35 p.m.
Closing Remarks | Shannon Minter

4:00 p.m.
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University of Richmond School of Law

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Richmond, VA 23173

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