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Juliette Springer, a law student, taking part in a lobby yesterday outside the central London offices of the Law Society before it announced the adoption of an anti-discrimination package dealing with race, gender, disability and sexual orientation. During the lobby, Rodger Pannone, the society's president, met members of the Black Society of Lawyers and Stonewall, the gay rights group.