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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We are satisfied , however , that neither the holding nor the reasoning of Gilbert is
controlling . . . . On its face , this plan discriminates on the basis of sex whereas
the General Electric plan discriminated on the basis of a special physical ...
I see no reason to believe that a retroactive holding is necessary to ensure that
pension plan administrators , who may have thought until our decision today that
Title VII did not extend to plans involving third - party insurers , will not now ...
But this Article shall not apply to any person holding the office of President when
this Article was proposed by the Congress , I shall not prevent any person who
may be holding the office of President , or acting as President , during the term ...
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Early Interpretations of Due Process
Substantive Due Process
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