In a well-written essay, summarize the evolution of the Supreme Court’s view of


In a well-written essay, summarize the evolution of the Supreme Court’s view of the Fourteenth Amendment and “substantive due process.” After that summary:
Compare Holmes’ dissent in Lochner, and the dissents of White and Rehnquist in Roe on this issue.
On balance, would you agree or disagree with the use of “substantive due process” by the Court to invalidate legislation even if there is a rational basis for the law?
Do you agree or disagree that the Court defer to the democratic process/ political branches especially on contentious matters?


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