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Seats still remain for next week’s luncheon on LGBT rights

Posted By Rob Schofield On November 27, 2013 @ 1:31 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled

Same-sex adoption [1]Same-sex adoption2 [2]Don’t forget to register for next week’s Crucial Conversation luncheon presented by NC Policy Watch, the ACLU of North Carolina [3] and Equality North Carolina [4]“Parents in life, strangers on paper: How North Carolina laws barring second-parent adoption and marriage for same-sex couples jeopardize families and their children.”

The event will feature Chris Brook, Legal Director of the ACLU of North Carolina Legal Foundation; Chris Sgro, Executive Director of Equality North Carolina; and parents Marcie and Chantelle Fisher-Borne, Shawn Long and Craig Johnson, plaintiffs in Fisher-Borne v. Smith, a federal lawsuit challenging North Carolina’s bans on second-parent adoption and marriage for same-sex couples on behalf of six North Carolina families.

When: Tuesday, December 3 at 12:00 p.m. – Box lunches will be available at 11:45 a.m.

Where: Center for Community Leadership Training Room at the Junior League of Raleigh Building, 711 Hillsborough St. (At the corner of Hillsborough and St. Mary’s streets)

Space is limited – pre-registration required.

Click here for parking info [5].

Click here to register [6]


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[3] ACLU of North Carolina: http://www.acluofnorthcarolina.org/

[4] Equality North Carolina: http://equalitync.org/

[5] Click here for parking info: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/Junior-League-Parking-Guide.pdf

[6] Click here to register: https://salsa3.salsalabs.com/o/50825/p/salsa/event/common/public/?event_KEY=74971#regForm

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