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The Resource Flagrant conduct : the story of Lawrence v. Texas : how a bedroom arrest decriminalized gay Americans, Dale Carpenter

Flagrant conduct : the story of Lawrence v. Texas : how a bedroom arrest decriminalized gay Americans, Dale Carpenter

Label
Flagrant conduct : the story of Lawrence v. Texas : how a bedroom arrest decriminalized gay Americans
Title
Flagrant conduct
Title remainder
the story of Lawrence v. Texas : how a bedroom arrest decriminalized gay Americans
Statement of responsibility
Dale Carpenter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides a detailed legal history and examines the motives of all players involved with the landmark Supreme Court gay rights case that protected consenting adults' rights, regardless of sexual preference, in the bedroom
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
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Carpenter, Dale
Dewey number
342.7308/7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF224.L39
LC item number
C37 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lawrence, John Geddes
  • Trials (Sodomy)
  • Homosexuality
  • Gays
  • Texas
Label
Flagrant conduct : the story of Lawrence v. Texas : how a bedroom arrest decriminalized gay Americans, Dale Carpenter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [325]-327) and index
Contents
A crime of deep malignity -- The city and the cause -- The defendants and the troublemaker -- The department and the deputies -- The intrusion -- Uncivil disobedience -- A probable explanation for an improbable case -- The homosexual status law -- From the jail to the bar -- From the gay bar to the bar -- Into the Texas courts -- The constitutional case takes shape -- The politics of law -- The constitutional mainstream -- Mismatch at the Supreme Court -- Respect for their private lives -- Epilogue : sweet land of liberty
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 345 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393062083
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011047245
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn761383909
  • (OCoLC)761383909
Label
Flagrant conduct : the story of Lawrence v. Texas : how a bedroom arrest decriminalized gay Americans, Dale Carpenter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [325]-327) and index
Contents
A crime of deep malignity -- The city and the cause -- The defendants and the troublemaker -- The department and the deputies -- The intrusion -- Uncivil disobedience -- A probable explanation for an improbable case -- The homosexual status law -- From the jail to the bar -- From the gay bar to the bar -- Into the Texas courts -- The constitutional case takes shape -- The politics of law -- The constitutional mainstream -- Mismatch at the Supreme Court -- Respect for their private lives -- Epilogue : sweet land of liberty
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 345 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393062083
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011047245
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn761383909
  • (OCoLC)761383909

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