1948 : United States Supreme Court Upholds Ban on Female Bartenders in Michigan

December 20, 2018 all-day

A Michigan law banning female bartenders, unless they were the wife or daughter of the bar owner, was upheld in a 6-3 decision by the United States Supreme Court.

Source : Historical Society of Michigan and GOESAERT et al. v. CLEARY et al., 335 U.S. 464, December 20, 1948.

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