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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( a ) For the stage prior to approximately the end of the first trimester , the abortion
decision and its effectuation must be left to the medical judgment of the pregnant
woman ' s attending physician . ( b ) For the stage subsequent to ap ...
Instead , he may range farther afield wherever his medical judgment , properly
and professionally exercised , so dictates and directs him . . . . [ We conclude ]
that the term “ health ” present [ s ] no problem of vagueness . “ In - deed ,
whether a ...
In each individual case factors the decision are not medical in character , it much
more profound than a mere medical would seem to me that the State may , with
judgment may weigh heavily in the scales . equal legitimacy , insist that the ...
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Goldstein provides a legal casebook examining women's constitutional rights as determined by U.S. Supreme Court decisions. This revised and updated edition of her 1979 work contains cases through the ... Read full review
Early Interpretations of Due Process
Substantive Due Process
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