#GAReads | Woman Complains About Male-Dominated Panel, Gets Booted Off Panel

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"Woman Complains About Male-Dominated Panel, Gets Booted Off Panel":

Leong noticed that a 10th Circuit speaking gig on qualified immunity included her, and three white men. Leong, to her credit, decided to not be satisfied with mere tokenism. Yes, she’s a minority woman, but there are three other spots on that dais that need not be reflexively filled with the best available white men. She spoke out about it to the conference organizers. Initially, they seemed responsive, but eventually Judge Suzanne Mitchell decided that Leong, and not the white men, needed to go…

Read Elie Mystal's full article at Above the Law here…