Coming Out: Decision-Making in State and Federal Sodomy Cases

Ayres, Susan
December 1998
Albany Law Review;1998, Vol. 62 Issue 2, p355
Academic Journal
Illustrates how Bowers in a federal sodomy case against Hardwick produces the straight mind and examines whether other cases subvert that production. Definition of straight mind and its historical development; Features of a deconstructive reading approach in judicial reasoning; State decisions that rejected Bowers' reasoning.


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