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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The argument was that allowing women to vote produced a massive amount of
voting fraud . It is not clear from the historical record why women were supposed
to have been more successful than men in fraudulent claims about their
And the Arkansas state legislature , in March 1917 , granted women the primary
vote , which in the then one - party ... after the picketers had been released from
jail , the House of Representatives set January 10 , 1918 , as the date for voting ...
This tax was called a " poll tax , " evidently because it was collected when people
tried to register to vote , and because they were not allowed to vote if their poll
taxes were not paid in full . Despite the label , however , alien males , who were ...
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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
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