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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Goldfarb , ( STEVENS , J . , concurring in result ) , but rather was deliberately
enacted to compen - sate for particular economic disabilities suffered by women .
Her position was well stated in the concurring opinion in the District Court : plies
that the decisionmaker , in this case a state legislature , selected or reaffirmed a
particular course of action at least in part “ because of , ” not merely “ in spite of ...
JUSTICE MARSHALL join , concurring in the result and concurring in part . ... I
also concur in the result in part II , for the legal status under Title VII of peti - tioner
' s policy of denying accumulated sick - pay benefits to female employees while ...
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Early Interpretations of Due Process
Substantive Due Process
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