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  1. Ginsburg to Congress: Stop the NonsenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | FindLaw

    When the late Justice Antonin Scalia was appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court in 1986, the U.S. Senate unanimously confirmed him. In contrast two decades later, nearly two dozen Senators -- voting along party lines -- opposed the nomination of Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr. A pattern of partisan opposition emerged as Justices Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan came before the lawmakers for consideration.

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  2. Hillary Clinton's Beautiful Tribute To Edie Windsor Was Only One...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... of the 26th of June, 2013. Edie was talking about sex before noon." After the case, Kaplan said, Justice Sonia Sotomayor told Edie's nephew Lewis Freeman that Kaplan's no-sex strategy had been wise. Windsor still disagreed. "She had a will of ...

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  3. Sonia Sotomayor ponders life after the Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Washington Examiner

    Speaking at Clemson University, Sotomayor told South Carolinians that not every moment of her life as a Supreme Court justice is fascinating. "When and if I ever leave the Supreme Court, I'm going back to the trial bench," Sotomayor said, according to reports .

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  4. The New, More Conservative Supreme Court Is Wreaking HavocRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | RollingStone

    ... order noted the dissents of the Court's four liberal justices – Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan – though they did not write anything explaining their positions. The result is that Texas can continue ...

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  5. U.S. Supreme Court Justices Samuel Alito and Sonia Sotomayor speaking today in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Post and Courier

    ... the practice of law would go a long way to bridging that divide. Meanwhile, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor visits Clemson University later Thursday for a question-and-answer session with students at the Brooks Center for the Performing ...

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  6. Sonia SotomayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | FOX Carolina

    Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States Sonia Sotomayor will speak at Clemson University on Thursday, according to a news release from the university. Sotomayor will participate in a moderated question-and-answer session with students.

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  7. Supreme Court blocks lower court rulings invalidating Texas redistrictingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Jurist

    Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, Elena Kagan, and Stephen Breyer would have denied the application for stay. No new districts will be drawn under Tuesday's orders until the Supreme Court makes a final ruling.

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  8. Supreme Court blocks lower court rulings on Texas districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... ally discriminatory. The court's four liberal justices, Stephen Breyer, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Elena Kagan and Sonia Sotomayor, would have allowed the redrawing of the affected districts.

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  9. The Supreme Court, with Donald Trump's newest appointee, is really helping him right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Salon

    ... did not provide any reasoning for their decision, although it noted that the four liberal judges (Sonia Sotomayor, Elena Kagan, Stephen Breyer and Ruth Bader Ginsburg) disagreed with the decision. The court blocked the ruling of a three-judge panel ...

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  10. SCOTUS Reinstates Texas Legislative Map Lower Court Found DiscriminatoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | The Daily Caller

    ... justices are likely to take up. In a somewhat unusual move, Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor, and Elena Kagan voted to register their dissent from the Court's decision. Votes on orders of this nature are only made public ...

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  11. Robert Barnes:Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Jewish World Review

    ... the lower court's decision. But the court's liberals - Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan - signaled their unhappiness by noting they would not have agreed to Texas' request. The court's intervention was a ...

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  12. Chicago Tribune: Senators unfairly question Catholic judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... a religious test for office. It's an implausible charge on its face. Both voted to confirm John Roberts and Sonia Sotomayor, who are Catholics. So, by the way, is Durbin, and Feinstein graduated from a Catholic high school. But any senator who asks ...

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  13. Supreme Court blocks drawing new Texas congressional districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | American Thinker

    ... The court voted 5-4 on each order blocking the rulings. Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan said they would have denied the state's request. The lower court had found the state intentionally tried to weaken ...

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  14. Supreme Court grants Texas stay request on electoral mapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | WEHT

    ... eventually hears this case." The four liberal justices on the court -- Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan -- noted that they would have denied Texas' request. Allison Riggs, senior voting rights attorney for the ...

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  15. Empowering words from a trio of leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | RecordNET

    ... women leaders in all areas,” Lagorio Janssen said. “Bringing the likes of Sheryl Sandberg, Sonia Sotomayor and Condoleezza Rice to Pacific helps cultivate future leaders.” Bongcarom, McNair's Associated Student Body president, ...

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  16. Supreme Court blocks lower court rulings on Texas districts Read Story The Associated PressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | KCEN

    ... ally discriminatory. The court's four liberal justices, Stephen Breyer, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Elena Kagan and Sonia Sotomayor, would have allowed the redrawing of the affected districts.

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  17. Supreme Court puts Texas redistricting on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | Washington Examiner

    ... The order, passed by a 5-4 vote, reveals a divided court. Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor, and Elena Kagan would have denied the application. The ruling likely indicates the districts that had been found discriminatory ...

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  18. PHOTO: The Supreme Court of the United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    ... ally discriminatory. The court's four liberal justices, Stephen Breyer, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Elena Kagan and Sonia Sotomayor, would have allowed the redrawing of the affected districts.

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  19. Congress should end partisan 'nonsense' over SCOTUS nominations, Ginsburg tells Chicago crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | ABA Journal

    ... there should have been no opposition to Roberts' appointment. She also criticized the votes against Justices Sonia Sotomayor (68-31 in 2009) and Elena Kagan (63-37 in 2010), which were mostly along party lines. "My hope - and I hope I will live to ...

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  20. Ginsburg: 'There Will Be Enough Women on SCOTUS When There Are 9'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | News Max

    ... the Supreme Court when there are nine." There are three women currently on the high court - Elena Kagan and Sonia Sotomayor join Bader Ginsburg, appointed in 1993 by Bill Clinton.

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