TITLE

Sex bias in courts

AUTHOR(S)
Frank, Cheryl
PUB. DATE
November 1984
SOURCE
ABA Journal;Nov84, Vol. 70 Issue 11, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on findings of a study of the legal community in New Jersey by the Supreme Court Task Force on Women in the Courts which showed widespread perceptions of discrimination against women judges, lawyers, court personnel, litigants and witnesses. Task force request on judges to chronicle any instances of discrimination in their courts; Comments of Superior Court Judge Marilyn Loftus of Essex County on sex biases in courts; Discrimination of female judges against women in their courtroom. INSET: How women lawyers cope with bias.
ACCESSION #
4808949

 

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