In Mississippi University for Women v. Hogan, the United States Supreme Court was presented with an equal protection challenge initiated by a male who was denied admission to a state-supported all-female school of nursing. After a review of relevant decisions in this area, the author examines the Supreme Court's intermediate level of scrutiny analysis and argues that application of a higher level of scrutiny to gender-based classifications is a prerequisite to true equality between the sexes.
Mary Ellen Shull
Reinforcement of Middle Level Review Regarding Gender Classifications: Mississippi University for Women v. Hogan ,
11 Pepp. L. Rev.
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