Sex bias in courts

Frank, Cheryl
November 1984
ABA Journal;Nov84, Vol. 70 Issue 11, p36
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.


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