This note will examine the sex bias prevalent in many workers' compensation statutes and the constitutionality of these statutes in light of recent Supreme Court decisions on sex discrimination. After this examination, alternative methods for effecting reform of the sex-biased death benefit provisions will be analyzed.
A. R. Localio,
Presumption of Dependence in Workers' Compensation Death Benefits as a Denial of Equal Protection,
U. Mich. J. L. Reform
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