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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. by female members claiming anyone other ... Plaintiffs point oui that a male
member may claim his wife without proving her actual dependency , while a
In addition to this difficulty , there settlement agreement fixing the age at is
another element of attentuation between which appellee ' s obligation to support
his the claim asserted on behalf of Sherri to be son or daughter would terminate .
The sole claim before this Court is that Alabama ' s alimony statutes , which
provide that only husbands may be required to pay alimony upon divorce , violate
the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment . in a position to ...
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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
Early Interpretations of Due Process
Substantive Due Process
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