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 first minimum - wage case settled by the Supreme Court was Adkins v .
Children ' s Hospital ( 1923 ) . " It involved a District of Columbia statute that
created a minimum - wage board with authority to set minimum wages for child
labor and ...
While these did not impose a minimum on wages , they did take away from the
employee the freedom to agree as to ... ten hours a day to ac - cept for the three
additional hours per - mitted not less than fifty per cent more than their usual
Cases in Law and Social Change Leslie Friedman Goldstein. this case cannot
focus solely on the distinction drawn between widowers and widows but , as
Wiesenfeld held , upon the genderbased discrimination against covered female
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Early Interpretations of Due Process
Substantive Due Process
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