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  1. To vote or not to vote? Supreme Court dividedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | News Herald

    ... country's - deeper feelings about voting rights. "People have a right not to vote if they choose," Justice Sonia Sotomayor argued passionately, noting that minorities and the homeless face the greatest barriers in getting to the polls. But Justice ...

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  2. U.S. Supreme Court weighs legality of Ohio's voter removal procedureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Cleveland.com

    ... which forbids states from using voter inactivity to spark removal from the rolls. Justices Elana Kagan and Sonia Sotomayor tag teamed in grilling Ohio Solicitor General Eric E. Murphy on whether Ohio's procedure discriminates against people who find ...

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  3. Supreme Court weighs purges of voter rolls: Can Ohio remove those who failed to cast a ballot?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Los Angeles Times

    ... "inflated voter rolls." He ran into sharply skeptical questions from two of the court's liberals. Justices Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan said the federal law made clear that voters may be not be removed from the rolls based on the fact they did ...

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  4. Supreme Court Weighs Purge of Ohio Voting RollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The New York Times

    In a spirited argument on Wednesday, the Supreme Court appeared deeply divided over whether Ohio may kick people off the voting rolls if they skip a few elections and fail to respond to a notice from state officials. Justice Sonia Sotomayor said Ohio's approach effectively disenfranchised minority voters in the state's major cities and were part of a broader effort to suppress voting.

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  5. Supreme Court appears sympathetic to Ohio voter purge effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Boston Herald

    ... called it a violation of a federal law that was intended to increase the ranks of registered voters. Justice Sonia Sotomayor said minorities and homeless people appear to be disproportionately kicked off the rolls. But the court's conservatives and ...

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  6. Supreme Court takes on privacy rights of unauthorized rental car driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | KMIZ

    ... upon rental cars for everyday travel because they can't afford their own vehicles. In court Tuesday, Justice Sonia Sotomayor was concerned about the impact a ruling against Byrd would have on police power. She noted that even though Byrd's name was ...

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  7. Supreme Court takes on 2 cases of vehicle searchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... Roberts and Justice Samuel Alito seemed to be the most willing to side with the government while Justice Sonia Sotomayor seemed strongly sympathetic to Byrd's argument. "If we rule that someone has no expectation of privacy even when the renter has ...

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  8. Supreme Court hears arguments in vehicle search casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | Star Tribune

    ... Roberts and Justice Samuel Alito seemed to be the most willing to side with the government while Justice Sonia Sotomayor seemed sympathetic to Byrd's argument. "If we rule that someone has no expectation of privacy even when the renter has given it ...

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  9. From heroin-laden rental cars to stolen motorcycles, justices find privacy rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | USA Today

    ... an expectation of privacy in the trunk, you've claimed an expectation of privacy in the property," Justice Sonia Sotomayor said. "And absent probable cause, there's no right to search. So why are we here?" Justice Neil Gorsuch, picking up on his ...

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  10. What Do Investors and Companies Talk About?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | Bloomberg

    ... assumes that they must not. "There's regulations that stop that, talking to analysts," Justice Sonia Sotomayor confidently told a lawyer during a Supreme Court argument over insider trading.  She is not exactly wrong: Regulation FD (for "fair ...

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  11. US Supreme Court turns away challenge to Mississippi LGBT lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | The Raw Story

    ... Clarence Thomas and Stephen Breyer. Standing (L-R): Associate Justices Elena Kagan, Samuel Alito Jr., Sonia Sotomayor and Neil Gorsuch. / AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEBSAUL LOEB/AFP/ The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday ended the first legal challenge to a ...

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  12. Trump's Judges: White, Male, and Unprepared to Be QuestionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... That compares to the 11 new federal judges in Obama's first year, including one to the Supreme Court (Sonia Sotomayor), and three Circuit Court judges. At the conclusion of his two terms, Obama left behind almost 150 court vacancies-including a ...

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  13. Trump makes historic mark on federal bench in first year - and 2018 could be biggerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 26 | Fox News

    ... cement his legacy. By comparison, then-President Barack Obama had made only 26 choices - including Justice Sonia Sotomayor - half of whom were confirmed by mid-December 2009. The impact under Trump is especially being felt on the appellate level, ...

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  14. Too many laws to enforceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 24 | Post and Courier

    In this July 13, 2009, file photo, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrnd, D-N.Y., right, introduces then-Supreme Court Nominee Sonia Sotomayor on Capitol Hill in Washington, during her confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee. FILE - In this July 13, 2009, file photo, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrnd, D-N.Y., right, introduces then-Supreme Court Nominee Sonia Sotomayor on Capitol Hill in Washington, during her confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee.

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  15. SCOTUS Keeps Rebuking Lower Courts That Rule Against TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 21 | The Daily Caller

    ... initially barred their enforcement. The rulings, which drew dissents from Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor, are terse and straightforward, suggesting the Court sees little ambiguity in the cases and believes the Trump administration ...

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  16. Meghan King Edmonds Covers Latina Magazine, Hears It From CriticsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 20 | The Hollywood Gossip

    ... Salma Hayek, Eva Mendes, Christina Aguilera, Naya Rivera, America Ferrera and even Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. The November 2015 issue featured girl group Fifth Harmony, whose three out of five members are Latinas, marking the first time ...

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  17. 'Oysters Le Burger'? SCOTUS Cookbook Reveals Justices' Food Traditions and RecipesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 18 | Law.com

    Joined by Justices Elena Kagan, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor, retired justice Sandra Day O'Connor lifts up the Seneca Women Global Leadership Award she received. . Photo: Photo: Diego M. Radzinschi/NLJ Soon after the U.S. Supreme Court's first session in 1790 in New York City, the justices repaired to nearby Fraunces Tavern for dinner and 13 toasts.

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  18. Trump's travel ban, border wall spark controversy: Locals fight backRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... to let the ban take full effect for the immediate future. Passed with only Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor dissenting, Trump's third and most recent travel ban can be enforced while challenges make their way through the legal ...

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  19. Gillibrand got a fight she wants after Trump's fiery tweetRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2017 | MDJonline.com

    In this July 13, 2009, file photo, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrnd, D-N.Y., right, introduces then-Supreme Court Nominee Sonia Sotomayor on Capitol Hill in Washington, during her confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee.

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  20. In our opinion: Cellphone users should expect a reasonable amount of digital privacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | Deseret News

    ... media platforms and banks - would have to the most intimate moments of citizens' lives. In 2012, Justice Sonia Sotomayor agreed that the boundaries of third-party doctrine had been pushed to their limits with the advent of smartphones and widespread ...

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