Leading Gay Rights Attorney Nominated To Vermont Supreme Court

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"Leading Gay Rights Attorney Nominated To Vermont Supreme Court"

Yesterday, Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin (D) nominated Beth Robinson to be the next justice of the Vermont Supreme Court. In 1999, Robinson represented three same-sex couples in the state supreme court case that led to gay couples being granted the right to enter into civil unions. She went on to lead a Vermont marriage equality group before becoming Shumlin’s general counsel.

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