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 statutory discrimination will not be set aside if any state of facts reasonably may
be conceived to justify it . ... courts employ in determining the validity of a state
statute and the due process test which is utilized in evaluating a federal statute .
( 1980 ) ; because its statutory rape law punishes Califano v . ... This analysis
applies whether the The plurality assumes that a genderclassification
discriminates against males or neutral statute would be less effective than
against females .
The second flaw in the State ' s assertion is that even assuming that a gender -
neutral statute would be more difficult to ... Common sense , however , suggests
that a gender - neutral statutory rape law is potentially a er deterrent of sexual ...
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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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