Turner v. Department of Emplt. Security
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423 U.S. 44 (1975)
U.S. Supreme Court
Turner v. Department of Emplt. Security, 423 U.S. 44 (1975)
Turner v. Department of Employment Security of Utah
Decided November 17, 1975
423 U.S. 44
Utah statute making pregnant women ineligible for unemployment compensation for a period extending from 12 weeks before the expected date of childbirth until six weeks after childbirth held violative of the Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment as incorporating a conclusive presumption that women are unable to work during the 18-week period because of pregnancy and childbirth. Cleveland Board of Education v. LaFleur, 414 U. S. 632.
Certiorari granted; 531 P.2d 870, vacated and remanded.