The Constitutional Rights of Women: Cases in Law and Social Change
University of Wisconsin Press, 1988 - 637 pages
Using a wide variety of cases involving women's rights, Leslie Friedman Goldstein examines the ways in which the U.S. Supreme Court initiates and responds to social change. This edition covers all major Supreme Court decisions that affect gender equity and reproductive rights through May 1987.
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They are persons , and by the Fourteenth Amendment “ All persons born or
naturalized in the United States and subject to the jurisdiction thereof " are ex -
pressly declared to be " citizens of the United States and of the State wherein
When the Constitution of the United States was adopted , all the several States ,
with the exception of Rhode Island , had Constitutions of ... Upon an examination
of those Constitutions we find that in no State were all citizens permitted to vote .
Amendment XVII ( 1914 ] States , or in any way abridged , except for participation
in rebellion , or other crime , the ... the number of such male citizens shall bear to
the whole number of male citizens twenty - one years of age in such State .
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Early Interpretations of Due Process
Substantive Due Process
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