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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therefore , is whether a jury selection sys - tem which operates to exclude from
jury service an identifiable class of citizens constituting 53 percent of eligible
jurors in the community comports with the Sixth and Fourteenth Amendments .
Oreo Amendment for failure to provide juries quirement as fundamental to the
jury trial drawn from a cross section of the commu guaranteed by the Sixth
Amendment and nity , Williams v . Florida , 399 U . S . 78 ( 1970 ) . are convinced
that the ...
If it was ever the case that women were un qualified to sit on juries or were so
situated that none of them should be ... of the local population otherwise eligible
for jury service . their jurors and to provide reasonable exemptions so long as it
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Early Interpretations of Due Process
Substantive Due Process
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