Jim Obergefell, the named plaintiff in Obergefell v. Hodges, will share how his story led to the landmark Supreme Court decision on marriage equality.
Greg Bourke, '82 M.A., and Michael DeLeon, two additional plaintiffs, will discuss their experiences with the case as both lifelong Roman Catholics and supporters of the University of Notre Dame. M. Patricia Hackett, Adjunct Professor of Law, will moderate.
Wednesday, March 27
Patrick F. McCartan Courtroom
Sponsors: LGBT Law Forum, American Constitution Society with support from Mendoza College of Business, TREES (Transgender Resource, Education, & Enrichment Services), the Black Law Students Association, the Graduate Student Union, the ND Animal Legal Defense Fund, and American Civil Liberties Union.
Lunch will be served.