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March 4, 2016, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

The Connecticut Public Interest Law Journal and the Connecticut Bar Foundation James W. Cooper Fellows present:

LGBTQ Youth Issues and the Law

Please join the Connecticut Public Interest Law Journal and the Connecticut Bar Foundation James W. Cooper Fellows for a symposium exploring the diverse experiences of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) youth. Distinguished speakers, including Center for Children’s Advocacy attorney Edwin Colon, will highlight current legal issues affecting LGBTQ youth.

Keynote Address
Kim Milan, award winning and internationally acclaimed artist, educator and writer
Tiq Milan, writer, journalist, media advocate, and a leading voice for transgender equality

Panel Topics
What Does Being a Member of the LGBTQ Community Mean to You?
Youth Issues: The Juvenile Justice System
Homelessness and the Foster Care System
Education

There is no charge to attend this event.

Questions
Please contact John Khalil (john.khalil@uconn.edu) or Dvora Walker (dvora.walker@uconn.edu)

Details

Date:
March 4, 2016
Time:
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Cost:
free
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Organizer

John Kahlil
Phone:
8605705327
Email:
john.khalil@uconn.edu

Venue

UConn Law School, Starr Reading Room
55 Elizabeth Street
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
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