When: Mon., June 20, 7 p.m. 2016
Jim Obergefell, the lead plaintiff in the landmark U.S. Supreme Court case for the legalization of same-sex marriage, will speak at the Hudson Library & Historical Society. Obergefell, who co-authored the new book Love Wins: The Lovers and Lawyers Who Fought the Landmark Case for Marriage Equality, will share his own personal story behind the historic legal decision. WKSU’s Kabir Bhatia will moderate the discussion. Jim Obergefell has held a variety of corporate jobs in training and technology, and is the first recipient of the Ohio Democratic Party’s Obergefell-Arthur Progressive Hero Award.