Update: Federal Appellate Court Dismisses Appeal Challenging Kappa Kappa Gamma’s Acceptance of a Transgender Woman at the University of Wyoming

Haellie Gordon,[1] Fraternal Law Partners, hgordon@manleyburke.com  In August 2023, the U.S. District Court of Wyoming dismissed several sorority members’ (“Appellants”) challenge to Kappa Kappa Gamma’s admission of a transgender woman at the University of Wyoming. Appellants subsequently appealed the District...
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NPC Files Amicus Curiae Brief in KKG Transgender Appeal 

Timothy Burke, Fraternal Law Partners, tburke@manleyburke.com On January 10, 2024, the National Panhellenic Conference (NPC) filed an amicus curiae brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit supporting Kappa Kappa Gamma (KKG) and urging the appellate court...
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MSU Put on Notice of Shooting Victims’ Intents to Sue

Haellie Gordon,[1] Fraternal Law Partners, hgordon@manleyburke.com                                                                    ...
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Lawsuit  Against Kappa Kappa Gamma Over Transgender Member Dismissed

As many of our readers are aware, Kappa Kappa Gamma was sued earlier this year by several members who took issue with the decision to admit a transgender woman as a member of the sorority. Given the significance of the...
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Kappa Kappa Gamma Sued Over Transgender Member

Timothy M. Burke, Fraternal Law Partners, tburke@manleyburke.com In late March of this year, seven Jane Does “on behalf of themselves and derivatively on behalf of Kappa Kappa Gamma Fraternity,”[1] filed suit in federal court in Wyoming against the Kappa Kappa...
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Supreme Court to Hear Case That Could Impact Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Efforts On College Campuses Throughout the Country

Haellie Gordon[1], Fraternal Law Partners, hgordon@manleyburke.com On January 24, 2022, the Supreme Court of the United States granted certiorari, and will hear the Students For Fair Admissions’ appeal in their challenge to race-conscious admission policies at Harvard University and at...
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