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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Walcott ( 1978 ) , discussion Thus , by 1978 the constitutional status of fathers '
rights could be described as follows : Stanley v ... was recognized as its only
legal parent unless the natural father petitioned the local court for a legitimation
divided five to four against an unwed father in the decision of Parham v . Hughes
. 27 There Justice Powell deserted the fathers ' rights bloc to vote to uphold a
statute that permitted mothers but not fathers of illegitimates to bring " wrongful ...
That is not to say that due process requires actual notice to every putative father
or that adoptive parents or the State must conduct an exhaustive search of
records or an intensive investigation before a final adoption order may be
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Early Interpretations of Due Process
Substantive Due Process
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