Dishonorable Passions

Author: William N. Eskridge Jr.
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From the Pentagon to the wedding chapel, there are few issues more controversial today than gay rights. As William Eskridge persuasively demonstrates in Dishonorable Passions, there is nothing new about this political and legal obsession.

Same Sex Marriage And Children

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Donal E. J. MacNamara and Edward Sagarin, Sex, Crime, and the Law (New
York: Free Press, 1977), p. 187. On the history of sodomy statutes in the United
States, see William N. Eskridge, Dishonorable Passions: Sodomy Laws in
America, 18612003 (New York: Viking, 2008). Eskridge, supra note 90, pp. 76–
88, 96–99. Louis B. Schwartz, “Morals Offenses and the Model Penal Code,” 63
Columbia Law Review 669 (1962). Roe v. Wade, 410 U.S. 113 (1973);
Eisenstadt v. Baird, 405 ...

Soul Self And Society

Author: Edward L. Rubin
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Prostitution and the laws prohibiting it are discussed in Chapter 6, pp. 267–71.
William Eskridge, Dishonorable Passions: Sodomy Laws in America, 18612003
(New York: Viking, 2008); Linda Gordon, Woman's Body, Woman's Right: Birth
Control in America (rev. ed.) (New York: Penguin, 1990); Pivar, supra note 26;
Leslie Reagan, When Abortion Was a Crime: Women, Medicine and the Law in
the United States, 1867–1973 (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998).

Florida Law Review

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WILLIAM N. ESKRIDGE JR., DISHONORABLE PASSIONS: SODOMY LAWS IN
AMERICA 18612003, at 388–407 app. (2008). 28. In fact, Professor Cass
Sunstein believes that the Lawrence v. Texas decision that declared sodomy
laws unconstitutional “is best understood as responsive to what the Court saw as
an emerging national awareness, reflected in a pattern of nonenforcement, that it
is illegitimate to punish people because of homosexual conduct—and that the
decision ...

Constitutional Law 2008

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What We've Learned from the Evidence (2006). On equality practice as the
background of Loving, see Randall Kennedy, Interracial Intimacies: Sex,
Marriage, Identity, and Adoption 244-80 (2003). On the shift in public culture and
state law between Bowers and Lawrence, see William N. Eskridge, Jr.,
Dishonorable Passions: Sodomy Laws in America, 1861-2003, at 265-98 (2008).
Chapter 5 PROTECTING FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS Page 458. Replace the two
Ch. 4 71 OTHER EQUAL ...

Civil Rights Stories

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William N. Eskridge, Jr. is the John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence at the
Yale Law School. He is the author of the forthcoming study of the rise and fall of
consensual sodomy laws, Dishonorable Passions: Sodomy Law in America,
1861-2003 (Viking, 2008), the research for which formed the primary basis for his
contribution to this volume. Professor Eskridge has also published Dynamic
Statutory Interpretation (Harvard 1994); The Case for Same-Sex Marriage (Free
Press, 1996); ...

Gay And Lesbian Rights

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Eskridge, William N., Jr. Dishonorable Passions: Sodomy Laws in America, 1861-
2003. New York: Viking Press, 2008. The debate over gay and lesbian rights has
a long history in the United States, dating back to Colonial days. In this book,
Eskridge focuses on the issue of antisodomy laws, finally resolved by the U.S.
Supreme Court in its 2003 decision in Lawrence v. Texas. Fejes, Fred. Gay
Rights and Moral Panic: The Origins of America's Debate on Homosexuality. New
York: ...

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$19.95. CLOTH. L.C. 2007032479. KF562. 523. ERICKSON, Patricia E. Crime,
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Law Inequality

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7. At the time Romer was decided in 1996, same-sex sodomy was still proscribed
in twenty-three states including: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia,
Idaho, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota,
Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, South
Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, and Virginia. See WILLIAM N. ESKRIDGE, JR
., DISHONORABLE PASSIONS: SODOMY LAW IN AMERICA 1861-2003, at 388–
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Program Of The Annual Meeting

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