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Upcoming Events

March 31, 2015

Plaintiffs in Supreme Court Marriage Equality Case* » Athens

The plaintiffs of the prominent upcoming U.S. Supreme Court case Obergefell v. Hodges come to Ohio University for a panel on marriage equality.

The event, “Marriage Equality at the Supreme Court: The Plaintiffs and Their Stories,” features delfin bautista, director of the Ohio University LGBT Center, and case plaintiffs James Obergefell, Kelly Noe, and Kelly McCracken.

Start: March 31, 2015 4:00 pm
End: March 31, 2015 6:00 pm
Venue: Athena Cinema
20 S Court St., Athens, OH, 45701
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April 8, 2015

Cleveland’s Consent Decree: The Path Forward » Cleveland

What does the consent decree mean for Cleveland and how can it be successful for our community?

Join us for a program that will explain the consent decree negotiation process between the U.S. Department of Justice and the Cleveland Police Department, explore the hot-button issues at the center of those negotiations, and– based on successful and unsuccessful consent decrees instituted in other cities –discuss how to create effective and enforceable solutions to the problems identified in the Department of Justice’s investigation.

Start: April 8, 2015 5:00 pm
End: April 8, 2015 6:00 pm
Venue: Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Moot Court Room
1801 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH, 44115
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April 23, 2015

Prisons For Profit at the Gateway Film Center » Columbus

Fresh off its premiere at the Cleveland International Film Festival, the ACLU of Ohio presents a free screening of “Prisons for Profit” at the Gateway Film Center in Columbus, co-sponsored by the Ohio Civil Services Employee Association.

The documentary chronicles the aftermath of the nation’s first state prison sold to a for-profit corporation.

Start: April 23, 2015 6:00 pm
End: April 23, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Gateway Film Center
South Campus Gateway, 1550 N High Street, Columbus, OH, 43201
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April 25, 2015

Anti-Bullying Summit* » Columbus

The Anti-Bullying Summit is a program designed to teach participants about their rights and responsibilities relating to the bullying of school age students and will address legal issues pertaining to bullying.

School districts and their staff will learn about their responsibilities and steps to protect students.

Start: April 25, 2015 8:00 am
End: April 25, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law
55 W. 12th Ave., Columbus, OH, 43210
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