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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erty with due process of law , " Miller took his bearings by the well - established
meaning of the due process clause of the Fifth Amendment , which restrained the
national government in words identical to those restraining the states in the ...
As is also evident , the Court ' s opinion is totally silent concerning the equal
protection clause . That is at least a bit puzzling in the light of the combination of
Miller ' s statements in Slaughter - House and the Bradwell attorney ' s argument
Introduction to the Equal Protection Clause Suspect Classification : McLaughlin v
. Florida ( 1964 ) After women ' s rights litigants were twice rebuffed in pleas
based on the privileges or immunities clause , they proceeded to focus their ...
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Early Interpretations of Due Process
Substantive Due Process
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