I Dissent: Justice Ginsburg's Profound Dissents

Forthcoming, 74 Rutgers University Law Review (2022)

53 Pages Posted: 11 Nov 2021

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Orit Gan

Sapir Academic College - School of Law; Ben-Gurion University of the Negev; Bar-Ilan University - Interdisciplinary Department of Social Studies; Columbia Law School

Date Written: October 28, 2021

Abstract

This article seeks to enrich the scholarship on dissenting opinions. Conducting a qualitative textual analysis of dissenting opinions it offers a taxonomy of dissents, ranging from soft dissents to profound dissents. To illustrate this taxonomy this Article analyzes dissent opinions written by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Though focusing on a narrow aspect of her immense contribution to the law, this is a tribute to her legacy.

Keywords: dissenting opinions, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Suggested Citation

Gan, Orit, I Dissent: Justice Ginsburg's Profound Dissents (October 28, 2021). Forthcoming, 74 Rutgers University Law Review (2022), Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3951840

Orit Gan (Contact Author)

Sapir Academic College - School of Law ( email )

Israel

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev ( email )

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Israel

Bar-Ilan University - Interdisciplinary Department of Social Studies ( email )

Ramat Gan, 52900
Israel

Columbia Law School ( email )

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New York, NY 10025
United States

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