By Susan Berry Casey
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 the way this shy, unknown, and unheralded girl came upon her position on the desk time and again, then led the way in which, broke down limitations and contributed to shaping the path and circulate of heritage. At virtually each step, Jean Dubofsky’s tale mirrors, displays, or unearths the intensity of the injustice, discrimination, and inequality that lay hidden simply underneath the skin of the rustic we concept ourselves to be.
Jean Dubofsky made historical past in 1979 while she used to be the 1st lady appointed to the Colorado perfect courtroom, then made background back in 1996 on the U.S. excellent court docket whilst she argued and received the landmark homosexual rights case, Romer v. Evans. Dubofsky’s trip from aiding to form and enforce the tactic that resulted in the passage of the 1968 Civil Rights Act, to bringing the 1st slavery lawsuit because the Civil battle, and at last profitable on the U.S. preferrred 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 old position at a serious turning element within the country’s unfolding tale of equivalent rights and justice. it's a attractive story of untamed rides, fears and triumph, of hurdles conquer, battles gained, and a time within the nation’s heritage that breaks our hearts and renews our spirits.
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Appealing For Justice: One Lawyer, Four Decades and the Landmark Gay Rights Case: Romer v. Evans by Susan Berry Casey