Latest News

Check out everything that's happening at CUNY Law

Prof. Ruthann Robson on Upcoming Supreme Court Cases About the “Contraceptive Mandate”

January 23, 2014

Distinguished Professor Ruthann Robson wrote a piece for the London School of Economics Blog discussing the pending Supreme Court cases in which corporations challenge the so-called contraceptive mandate in Obamacare on religious grounds.

Robson writes, “These cases raise several specific issues in the statutory and constitutional law of the United States. But more importantly, the cases bring to light thorny theoretical controversies common to contemporary constitutional democracies regarding the role of corporations, religious beliefs, sexual equality, and government.”

Read the full post

Distinguished Professor Robson

Distinguished Professor Robson

Prof. Robson is an expert on constitutional law and sexuality issues and is the co-editor of the Constitutional Law Professors Blog. Her latest book is Dressing Constitutionally: Hierarchy, Sexuality, and Democracy From Our Hairstyles to Our Shoes.

 

Related Categories: Faculty News

The City University of
New York School of Law

2 Court Square
Long Island City, NY 11101-4356
Phone: 718-340-4200
Copyright © 2014 All Rights Reserved.
Content may not be reproduced without permission.