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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676 , supra , at 2 . In light of these statements , Congress could not have had the
purpose of compensating women line officers for their inferior position in the
Navy by retaining longer tenure periods for women . Moreover , the legislative
96 - 826 , supra , at women , see , e . g . , Hearing on S . 109 and 158 , U . S .
Code Cong . & Admin . News S . 226 , supra , at 11 ( Gen . Rogers ) , there 1980 ,
2648 . Congress was certainly en - was testimony that in the event of a draft of
96 - 826 , supra , at 160 ; id . at 158 ( “ Because of the combat restrictions , the
need would be pri - marily for men , and women volunteers would fill the
requirements for women ' ' ) ; House Hearings , supra , J . A . 227 – 228 ( Rep .
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