The varying theories followed in the several opinions in the Griswold case can be fully understood and appreciated only in the context of the tortuous but fascinating history of the judicial interpretation of the fourteenth amendment.
Paul G. Kauper,
Penumbras, Peripheries, Emanations, Things Fundamental and Things Forgotten: The Griswold Case,
Mich. L. Rev.
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