TITLE

WHY LIBERTY JUDICIAL REVIEW IS AS LEGITIMATE AS EQUALITY REVIEW: THE CASE OF GAY RIGHTS JURISPRUDENCE

AUTHOR(S)
Ball, Carlos A.
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law;Oct2011, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the concept of equality with reference to the constitutional cases of gay rights and the question of legitimacy of disparity between equality and liberty. The legitimacy of the judges engaged in the judicial review based on the issue of equality is rarely questioned by the legal professionals and commentators. Information on the measurement of state action by the courts against the constitutional principles of equality is also presented.
ACCESSION #
76111549

 

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