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The plurality opinion , written by Justice Brennan and joined in by Justices
Douglas , White and Marshall , found sex to be a " suspect " classification , which
could be justified only if necessary to accomplish some compelling state interest .
Justice Blackmun's separate opinion should really be considered after you have
read the Gilbert and Satty cases from chapter 4. In Gilbert ( December 1976 ) the
Court voted 6–3 for the ruling that employer refusals to include maternity leave ...
These conferences begin at 9:30 A.M. with a series of handshakes between
every justice and each of the other eight justices . The proceedings are kept
completely secret . No one else is present . Only the chief justice takes notes (
and these ...
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The constitutional rights of women: cases in law and social changeUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Goldstein provides a legal casebook examining women's constitutional rights as determined by U.S. Supreme Court decisions. This revised and updated edition of her 1979 work contains cases through the ... Read full review
Substantive Due Process
Introduction to the Equal Protection Clause
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