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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JUSTICE WHITE , with whom The CHIEF JUSTICE and JUSTICE POWELL join ,
dissenting I disagree with the Court that $ 12945 ( b ) ( 2 ) is not pre - empted by
the Pregnancy Discrimination Act of 1978 ( PDA ) and 708 of Title VII . Section ...
1974 ) , and that the pregnancy exclusion was neither “ neutral on its face " nor “
in its intent . " Id . at 382 . Plainly then , the Court ' s appraisal of General Electric '
s policy as a neutral process of sorting risks and “ not a gender - based ...
INS Ua company policy which attaches a special burden to the risk of
absenteeism caused by pregnancy is a prima facie violation of the statutory
prohibition against sex dis - crimination . The answer “ always , " which I had
thought quite ...
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Early Interpretations of Due Process
Substantive Due Process
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