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Homewood attorney William J. Borah ( right ) , who has crusaded for eliminating sexual orientation-based discrimination, received the 2008 Community Leadership Award from the Illinois State Bar Association ( ISBA ) June 27 during the organization's 132nd annual meeting in St. Louis.
The award—given by the ISBA's Committee on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity ( SOGI ) —recognizes individuals for efforts to foster understanding of LGBT individuals and their concerns.
Joseph G. Bisceglia ( left ) —a partner at the Chicago office of the law firm Jenner and Block who presided over the ISBA through June 30—presented the award. The 35,000-member ISBA, with offices in Springfield and Chicago, provides professional services to Illinois lawyers, and education and services to the public.
Pictured: Joseph G. Bisceglia ( left ) and Bill Borah.
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