Scrutinies - for achieving the interest Area of sensitivity...

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EQUAL PROTECTION REASONING FRAMEWORK CLASSIFICATION (INDIVIDUAL’S STATUS) CONNECTION (MEANS) STATE’S REASON (ENDS) JUDICIAL TEST Suspect class (discrete & insular minority, political powerlessness, immutable characteristics) race Necessary and narrowly tailored Compelling state interest Strict scrutiny law or policy must be the least restrictive means
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Unformatted text preview: for achieving the interest Area of sensitivity Quasi-suspect class Gender Ethnicity Disability (possibly) Substantially related Important state interest Intermediate scrutiny All other classes Age Economic status Sexual orientation Marital status Rationally related Legitimate state interest Rational basis...
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