The weeks ahead: November 14 through 27, 2011

by on November 13, 2011  •  In International, Reproductive rights

Monday, November 14 – A memorial service for Paula Ettelbrick, a longtime and much loved leader in the LGBT community who died of cancer on October 7, will be held at the Fourth Unitarian Universalist Society at 160 Central Park West at 76th Street, beginning at 6:30 pm.

Also November 14 – Washington DC – A reception honoring FrankSpeaking250w Frank Mugisha and other leaders in the fight to protect lgbt human rights in Uganda, co-sponsored by the Council for Global Equality and the Open Society Foundations, 1730 Pennsylvania Ave., 6 to 8 pm. Mugisha is the 2011 recipient of the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award.

Wednesday, November 16 – Hearing on motion for preliminary injunction in Arizona Coalition Against Domestic Violence v. Greene, pending in U.S. District Court in Phoenix before Judge Roslyn Silver. In this case, the ACLU is challenging a requirement that organizations must certify that they do not perform, promote, or provide referrals for abortion in order to be eligible for the charitable tax credit. The law is scheduled to take effect on January 1, 2012. 



One Response to The weeks ahead: November 14 through 27, 2011

  1. Jim November 13, 2011 at 8:33 PM

    Aren’t the briefs in the Prop8 Tapes appeal due tomorrow the 14th as well?

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