TITLE

Sotomayor wins confirmation 68-31

AUTHOR(S)
Raju, Manu
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
La Prensa San Diego;8/7/2009, Vol. 33 Issue 32, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the appointment of Sonia Sotomayor as the 111th justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. It cites that Sotomayor, who was nominated by President Barack Obama on May 26, 2009, was confirmed by the U.S. Senate in a 68-31 vote. The article notes that she will replace justice David Souter. The article provides background information on Sotomayor's career.
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43798494

 

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