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Forty Years of Loving

16 Pages Posted: 25 Mar 2011 Last revised: 2 Mar 2016

R. A. Lenhardt

Fordham University School of Law

Elizabeth B. Cooper


Sheila Foster

Georgetown University

Sonia Katyal

University of California, Berkeley - School of Law

Date Written: May 1, 2008


This article provides an overview of the issues explored in and papers submitted for a conference on Loving v. Virginia held at Fordham Law School in 2008. It highlights, among other things, issues regarding state regulation of intimate and marital decision making at the heart of current debates pertaining to marriage, family, sexual orientation, and race in the 21st Century.

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Lenhardt, R. A. and Cooper, Elizabeth B. and Foster, Sheila and Katyal, Sonia, Forty Years of Loving (May 1, 2008). Fordham Law Review Vol. 76, No. 2669, 2008; Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper. Available at SSRN:

Robin A. Lenhardt (Contact Author)

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Elizabeth B. Cooper

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Sheila Foster

Georgetown University ( email )

Washington, DC 20001
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Sonia Katyal

University of California, Berkeley - School of Law ( email )

215 Boalt Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720-7200
United States

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