Appealing For Justice: One Lawyer, Four Decades and the - download pdf or read online

By Susan Berry Casey

ISBN-10: 0997698403

ISBN-13: 9780997698404

Jean Eberhart Dubofsky got here of age while difficulty used to be round each nook, fueled by way of one grave injustice or one other. Appealing For Justice is the tale of ways this shy, unknown, and unheralded lady stumbled on her position on the desk many times, then led the best way, broke down obstacles and assisted in shaping the path and movement of historical past. At nearly each step, Jean Dubofsky’s tale mirrors, displays, or finds the intensity of the injustice, discrimination, and inequality that lay hidden simply underneath the outside of the rustic we notion ourselves to be.

            Jean Dubofsky made historical past in 1979 while she used to be the 1st lady appointed to the Colorado very best courtroom, then made heritage back in 1996 on the U.S. ultimate courtroom whilst she argued and received the landmark homosexual rights case, Romer v. Evans. Dubofsky’s trip from assisting to form and enforce the method that resulted in the passage of the 1968 Civil Rights Act, to bringing the 1st slavery lawsuit because the Civil warfare, and at last profitable on the U.S. perfect courtroom isn't easily her tale, it is also the a narrative of a complete generation.

            beautiful For Justice allows, for the 1st time, Jean Dubofsky and Romer v. Evans to discover their rightful ancient position at a serious turning element within the country’s unfolding tale of equivalent rights and justice. it's a alluring story of untamed rides, fears and triumph, of hurdles conquer, battles received, and a time within the nation’s historical past that breaks our hearts and renews our spirits.

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