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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor shared stories about her life, of the time before she became a Supreme Court Justice, with students, faculty and staff at the UCLA School of Law, this week. During her daylong visit at…>read moreNo Comment February 1, 2014
The racially charged language used by a prosecutor in Texas has been condemned by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, according to Reuters. Sotomayor wrote a statement to go along with an announcement from the Supreme Court that it…>read moreNo Comment February 26, 2013
Ginsburg Speaks about Judicial Elections and Opportunity; Joined by Sotomayor at Women Judge’s Meeting
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg spoke last night at a question and answer session held during a meeting of the National Association of Women Judges. Ginsburg said in the session that she believes states should not elect judges. She didn’t offer…>read more1 Comment March 12, 2010
Nobody expected her to be a wallflower, but Justice Sotomayor has exceeded expectations when it comes to questioning lawyers during oral arguments. In a report issued by the National Law Journal, Sotomayor came out on top in the number of…>read moreNo Comment November 16, 2009
The week started out with a bang this morning with the investiture ceremony for new Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor. The event itself was relatively low key and simple. In attendance were luminaries including the President and Vice-President, Attorney General Holder,…>read moreNo Comment September 8, 2009
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor has hired four law clerks, two of whom have already clerked for other justices. Robert Yablon formerly clerked for Ruth Bader Ginsburg. His JD is from Yale Law. Lindsey Powell formerly clerked for John Paul…>read moreNo Comment August 20, 2009