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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As recognized by the majority , opposition to the PDA came from those
concerned with the cost of including pregnancy in health and disability benefit
plans . Ante . The House Report acknowledged these concerns and explained
that the bill ...
no risk from which men are protected and California ' s disability insurance
program women are not . Likewise , there is no risk on the ground that the
legislative classificafrom which women are protected and men tion rationally
promotes the ...
For all that appears , pregnancy - related disabilities constitute an additional risk ,
unique to women , and the failure to ... even though a female employee who
wished to purchase disability insurance that covered all risks would have to pay ...
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Early Interpretations of Due Process
Substantive Due Process
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