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Marriage Mimicry: The Law Of Domestic Violence, Ruth Colker Apr 2006

Marriage Mimicry: The Law Of Domestic Violence, Ruth Colker

William & Mary Law Review

In this Article, Professor Colker argues that the legal system does not simply privilege those in marital relationships but has now begun to privilege those in "marriage-like" relationships through what she terms a marriage-mimicry model. She uses the law of domestic violence to critique this model. She traces the haphazard development of the law of domestic violence and argues that it has served to underprotect many of the victims of domestic violence because lawmakers have reflexively only provided legal recourse for those in marriage-like relationships without asking who is most in need of legal protection. She argues that the legal ...


Foreward: Disabling Brown, Michael Ashley Stein Apr 2006

Foreward: Disabling Brown, Michael Ashley Stein

William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal

No abstract provided.


The Backlash Thesis And Same-Sex Massiage: Learning From Brown V. Board Of Education And Its Aftermath, Carlos A. Ball Apr 2006

The Backlash Thesis And Same-Sex Massiage: Learning From Brown V. Board Of Education And Its Aftermath, Carlos A. Ball

William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal

No abstract provided.


From Stonewall To The Suburbs? Toward A Political Economy Of Sexuality, Angela P. Harris Apr 2006

From Stonewall To The Suburbs? Toward A Political Economy Of Sexuality, Angela P. Harris

William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal

No abstract provided.


Congressional Striptease: How The Failure Of The 108th Congress's Jurisdiction Stripping Bills Were Used For Political Success, Laura Fellow Feb 2006

Congressional Striptease: How The Failure Of The 108th Congress's Jurisdiction Stripping Bills Were Used For Political Success, Laura Fellow

William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal

No abstract provided.