By Susan Berry Casey
Jean Eberhart Dubofsky got here of age while hassle used to be round each nook, fueled by means of one grave injustice or one other. Appealing For Justice is the tale of ways this shy, unknown, and unheralded girl came across her position on the desk time and again, then led the way in which, broke down limitations and assisted in shaping the course and stream 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 skin of the rustic we inspiration 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. superb courtroom while she argued and gained the landmark homosexual rights case, Romer v. Evans. Dubofsky’s trip from aiding 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 battle, and at last successful on the U.S. excellent court docket isn't easily her tale, it is also the a narrative of a complete generation.
attractive For Justice allows, for the 1st time, Jean Dubofsky and Romer v. Evans to discover their rightful ancient position at a severe turning aspect within the country’s unfolding tale of equivalent rights and justice. it's a desirable story of untamed rides, fears and triumph, of hurdles triumph over, battles gained, and a time within the nation’s background 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