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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Not every racial classification in laws is banned , however . To complicate matters
... Instead of creating a ban on racial classifications , the equal protection clause
imposes a heavy burden of justification on those classifications . In situations of ...
An understanding of the way that the suspect classification doctrine operates is
absolutely crucial for understanding how the U . S . Constitution will protect ( and
create ) women ' s rights . There are two reasons for this . The first is that gender ...
Thus , in determining the constitutionality of the statutory scheme which plaintiffs
attack , this Court must ask whether the classification established in the
legislation is reasonable and not arbitrary and whether there is a rational
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Early Interpretations of Due Process
Substantive Due Process
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