27 Pages Posted: 1 Nov 2009 Last revised: 26 Jan 2010
Date Written: November 1, 2009
This chapter will be part of a collection on international feminist constitutionalism, forthcoming from Cambridge University Press. The chapter proposes a feminist theory of reproductive freedom grounded in U.S. Supreme Court precedent and applies the theory to abortion rights and to parental rights in the context of surrogacy agreements.
Keywords: reproductive rights, abortion, surrogacy, parental rights, equal protection, equality, feminism
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Hendricks, Jennifer S., Pregnancy, Equality, and U.S. Constitutional Law (November 1, 2009). University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 87. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1498084 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1498084