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On This Date in Legal History

On July 15, 2009, the Senate Judiciary Committee’s confirmation hearings on the nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court continued at the Hart Senate Office Building. You can find the transcript of testimony taken on that day starting … Continue reading

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On This Date in Legal History

On July 13, 2009, the Senate Judiciary Committee began its confirmation hearings on President Obama’s nominee, Sonia Sotomayor, for Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court. You can read the minutes from the entire proceedings at  http://1.usa.gov/1Sj63rQ. On August … Continue reading

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On This Date in Legal History

On May 26, 2009, President Obama nominated Sonia Sotomayor to the United States Supreme Court. Prior to her becoming the first Latina to sit on the Court she practiced for many years as an attorney, and served as a judge … Continue reading

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Justice Sonia Sotomayor

On August 8, 2009, Sonia Sotomayor was sworn in as the first Hispanic justice to sit on the United States Supreme Court. Watch her swearing-in ceremony at http://goo.gl/iVxlaA and read more about her at http://goo.gl/fzzxJo.

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On This Date in Legal History

On July 15, 2009, the Senate Judiciary Committee’s confirmation hearings on the nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor (to the Supreme Court) continued at the Hart Senate Office Building. You can find the transcript of testimony taken on that day, starting … Continue reading

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On This Date in Legal History

On July 13, 2009, the Senate Judiciary Committee began its confirmation hearings on President Obama’s nominee, Sonia Sotomayor, for Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court. You can read the minutes from the entire proceedings at  http://1.usa.gov/1Sj63rQ. On August … Continue reading

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On This Date in Legal History

On May 26, 2009, President Obama nominated Sonia Sotomayor to the United States Supreme Court. Prior to her becoming the first Latina to sit on the Court she practiced for many years as an attorney, and served as a judge … Continue reading

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On This Date in Legal History

On August 6, 2009, the United States Senate voted 68 to 31 to confirm Sonia Sotomayor’s nomination to the Supreme Court. View the “U.S. Senate Roll Call Vote” @ http://1.usa.gov/1IOuWuq. Justice Sotomayor became the first Hispanic to serve on the … Continue reading

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On This Date in Legal History

On July 13, 2009, the Senate Judiciary Committee began its confirmation hearings on President Obama’s nominee Sonia Sotomayor for Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court. You can read the minutes from the entire proceedings @ http://1.usa.gov/1Sj63rQ. On August … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Justice Sotomayor

On this date in 1954 Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor was born in the Bronx.  Read more about the Justice @ http://bit.ly/1FDtt3R.

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On This Date in Legal History

On this date in 2009 President Obama nominated Sonia Sotomayor to the United States Supreme Court.  Prior to her becoming the first Latina to sit on the Court she practiced many years as an attorney, and served as a judge … Continue reading

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