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LGBTQ 101

Thursday, October 12, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 4:15 pm

Program Materials: Judges must login to download program materials or contact us to request a copy by email.
 

Presenters:

Skailer Qvistgaard
LGBTQ+ Advocate and Student Attorney

Kalamata Kasica
Youth Speaker


This afternoon program will discuss issues commonly faced by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer/questioning (LGBTQ) individuals. Speakers will instruct judges about basic LGBTQ terminology, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and other topics. By learning more about the LGBTQ community, those who attend will begin to gain an understanding of the issues faced by LGBTQ litigants and of how judges can create a more inclusive and supportive courtroom.