Kamis, 18 Oktober 2012

Gallaudet Official's Lawyer Speaks About Petition

ANNAPOLIS, MD. - Gallaudet Official's Lawyer Speaks About Petition. An attorney for Gallaudet University's chief diversity officer who has been placed on leave for signing a petition to put Maryland's same-sex marriage law on the ballot says she only signed it so the issue could be decided by the democratic process.

J. Wyndal Gordan, an attorney for Dr. Angela McCaskill, said Monday that McCaskill is not "anti-gay," and he notes that she has not expressed her personal view on the matter. He says she will do that in the voting booth... Read more: http://www.pridesource.com/article.html?article=56283


Gallaudet Worker: ‘Pro-Democracy,’ Not Anti-Gay.

The Washington Post - Dr. Angela McCaskill addresses a news conference about being put on leave from her job after signing a petition to put Maryland's same-sex marriage law on the ballot for voters to decide. She is asking to be reinstated to her position.

Gallaudet University’s embattled chief diversity officer said she wasn’t taking an anti-gay stance when she signed a Petition advocating for Maryland's same-sex marriage law to be put to a vote. Instead, Angela McCaskill says she was joining 200,000 others in standing up for the rights of voters to make decisions at the ballot box.

“I thought it was important that as a citizen of the state of Maryland I could exercise my right to participate in the political process. I am pro-democracy,” McCaskill explained at a news conference Tuesday in Annapolis, speaking out for the first time since the university’s president placed her on administrative leave last week after it became public that she had signed the petition... Read more: http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/education/gallaudet-worker-pro-democracy-not-anti-gay/2012/10/16/9cd7bba8-17cc-11e2-8792-cf5305eddf60_story.html

As seen on articles:

Angela McCaskill Placed On Administrative Leave From Gallaudet

Gallaudet University Put Dr. Angela McCaskill for Opposing Gay

Gallaudet Official's Lawyer Speaks About Petition

Dr. Angela McCaskill - Press Conference

Intersectionality, Identity & Angela McCaskill

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