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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concerned with the cost of including pregnancy in health and disability benefit
plans . Ante . The House Report acknowledged these concerns and explained
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protection which a similarly situated male worker would have received , but she
also was deprived of a portion of her own earn - ings in order to contribute to the
fund out of which benefits would be paid to others . Since the Constitution forbids
itself and from the legislative history of benefits to all widows even though it was $
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have ing benefits to young widows with children serious problems in the job ...
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Early Interpretations of Due Process
Substantive Due Process
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