Military Draft Registration: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, United States Senate, Ninety-sixth Congress, Second Session : Special Hearing, Congressional Witnesses, Nondepartmental Witnesses, Selective Service System


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Página 46 - To withstand scrutiny under the equal protection component of the Fifth Amendment's Due Process Clause, 'classifications by gender must serve important governmental objectives and must be substantially related to achievement of those objectives.
Página 18 - There is no distinction possible, on the basis of ability or performance, that would allow me to exclude women from an obligation to register.
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