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By Susan Berry Casey

Jean Eberhart Dubofsky got here of age whilst difficulty was once round each nook, fueled via one grave injustice or one other. Appealing For Justice is the tale of ways this shy, unknown, and unheralded girl stumbled on her position on the desk time and again, then led the best way, broke down limitations and contributed to shaping the path and movement of heritage. At nearly each step, Jean Dubofsky’s tale mirrors, displays, or finds the intensity of the injustice, discrimination, and inequality that lay hidden simply underneath the outside of the rustic we concept ourselves to be.

            Jean Dubofsky made historical past in 1979 whilst she was once the 1st girl appointed to the Colorado ultimate court docket, then made background back in 1996 on the U.S. superb courtroom whilst she argued and gained the landmark homosexual rights case, Romer v. Evans. Dubofsky’s trip from aiding to form and enforce the method that ended in the passage of the 1968 Civil Rights Act, to bringing the 1st slavery lawsuit because the Civil struggle, and eventually successful on the U.S. perfect courtroom isn't really easily her tale, it is also the a narrative of a complete generation.

            attractive For Justice allows, for the 1st time, Jean Dubofsky and Romer v. Evans to discover their rightful ancient position at a serious turning aspect within the country’s unfolding tale of equivalent rights and justice. it's a beautiful story of untamed rides, fears and triumph, of hurdles conquer, battles gained, and a time within the nation’s heritage that breaks our hearts and renews our spirits.

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