Equal Protection Quotes by Hillary Clinton, Arlen Specter, Michael K. Simpson, Lewis F. Powell, Jr., Edmund Burke, Barack Obama and many others.
When the 14th Amendment, equal protection clause was enacted, the galleries in the Senate were segregated. Now we have integration.
Lately the First Amendment has been interpreted to deny equal protection of the law to those who believe in God. The Constitution established freedom for religion, not freedom from religion!
Full participation in government and society has been a basic right of the country symbolizing the full citizenship and equal protection of all.
Neither federal nor state government acts compatibly with equal protection when a law or official policy denies to women, simply because they are women, full citizenship stature – equal opportunity to aspire, achieve, participate in and contribute to society based on their individual talents and capacities.
The takings clause of the Fifth Amendment is for conservatives what the equal protection clause of the 14th is for liberals.
We must have our freedom now. We must have the right to vote. We must have equal protection of the law.
There is no proportional representation requirement in the Equal Protection Clause