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No on Prop 8 Leadership Training Now Online

September 18, 2008 -- San Francisco
-- The Bar Association of San Francisco's Marriage Fairness Task Force recently conducted a training workshop for those in the community wanting to take a leadership role in the fight against Proposition 8, which is on the California ballot for November 4.

The workshop, which features Kate Kendall, National Center for Lesbian Rights Executive Director and Donna Ryu, UC Hastings College of the Law Professor, provides talking points and strategies for those interested in helping to defeat Prop 8. This workshop is geared for members of the legal community as well as members of the public interested in taking a leadership role in working to defeat Proposition 8 and preserving marriage rights and equal treatment for all Californians.

The workshop, with a running time of 94 minutes, is now available to watch and/or listen on Google Video at .


The Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF) is a nonprofit voluntary membership organization of over 8,000 attorneys, law students and legal professionals in the Bay Area. Founded in 1872, BASF is one of the largest and most dynamic metropolitan bar associations in the U.S., with a long and distinguished record of community action, public service and service to the legal profession.

Questions about media relations, BASF issues currently in the news, San Francisco Attorney magazine, marketing and communications:

Ann Murphy, Director of Communications & Public Relations
(415) 782-9000 x8792

For general communications inquiries:

Sayre Happich, Assistant Director of Communications & Public Relations
(415) 782-9000 x8104