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Legislative Inputs And Gender-Based Discrimination In The Burger Court, Earl M. Maltz Mar 1992

Legislative Inputs And Gender-Based Discrimination In The Burger Court, Earl M. Maltz

Michigan Law Review

In An Interpretive History of Modem Equal Protection, Michael Klarman poses a powerful challenge to the conventional wisdom regarding the structure of Burger Court jurisprudence. Most commentators have concluded that during the Burger era the Court lacked a coherent vision of constitutional law, and was given to a "rootless" activism or a "pragmatic" approach to constitutional analysis. Klarman argues that, at least in the area of equal protection analysis, the Burger Court's approach did reflect a unifying theme, which he describes as a focus on "legislative inputs." According to Klarman, this approach "directs judicial review towards purging legislative decision-making ...


Gender And Justice, Mary I. Coombs Jan 1992

Gender And Justice, Mary I. Coombs

University of Miami Law Review

No abstract provided.


Managing The Military's Homosexual Exclusion Policy: Text And Subtext, Judith Hicks Stiehm Jan 1992

Managing The Military's Homosexual Exclusion Policy: Text And Subtext, Judith Hicks Stiehm

University of Miami Law Review

No abstract provided.


Unemployment Compensation: Women And Children-The Denials, Elizabeth F. Thompson Jan 1992

Unemployment Compensation: Women And Children-The Denials, Elizabeth F. Thompson

University of Miami Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Neutered Mother, Martha Albertson Fineman Jan 1992

The Neutered Mother, Martha Albertson Fineman

University of Miami Law Review

No abstract provided.


In Praise Of Macho Women: Price Waterhouse V. Hopkins, J. Cindy Eson Jan 1992

In Praise Of Macho Women: Price Waterhouse V. Hopkins, J. Cindy Eson

University of Miami Law Review

No abstract provided.


Issues For Men In The 1990s, Michael S. Kimmel Jan 1992

Issues For Men In The 1990s, Michael S. Kimmel

University of Miami Law Review

No abstract provided.


Forced Out Of The Closet: Sexual Orientation And The Legal Dilemma Of "Outing", David H. Pollack Jan 1992

Forced Out Of The Closet: Sexual Orientation And The Legal Dilemma Of "Outing", David H. Pollack

University of Miami Law Review

No abstract provided.


Can Two Real Men Eat Quiche Together? Storytelling, Gender-Role Stereotypes, And Legal Protection For Lesbians And Gay Men, Marc A. Fajer Jan 1992

Can Two Real Men Eat Quiche Together? Storytelling, Gender-Role Stereotypes, And Legal Protection For Lesbians And Gay Men, Marc A. Fajer

University of Miami Law Review

No abstract provided.


The Law Of Choice And Choice Of Law: Abortion, The Right To Travel, And Extraterritorial Regulation In American Federalism, Seth F. Kreimer Jan 1992

The Law Of Choice And Choice Of Law: Abortion, The Right To Travel, And Extraterritorial Regulation In American Federalism, Seth F. Kreimer

Faculty Scholarship at Penn Law

No abstract provided.


Reconstructing Liberty, Robin West Jan 1992

Reconstructing Liberty, Robin West

Georgetown Law Faculty Publications and Other Works

It is commonly and rightly understood in this country that our constitutional system ensures, or seeks to ensure, that individuals are accorded the greatest degree of personal, political, social, and economic liberty possible, consistent with a like amount of liberty given to others, the duty and right of the community to establish the conditions for a moral and secure collective life, and the responsibility of the state to provide for the common defense of the community against outside aggression. Our distinctive cultural and constitutional commitment to individual liberty places very real restraints on what our elected representatives can do, even ...