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About Sonia Sotomayor
Sonia Sotomayor is currently an Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court.
Supreme Court Justice
Sotomayor was appointed as the 111th U.S. Supreme Court Justice in 2009. She is the first ever Hispanic justice and the third woman to serve on the court.
At least two historical rulings have occurred since Sotomayor has served on the Supreme Court. First, Sotomayor and five other justices ruled to uphold the 2010 Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. Second, in Obergefell v. Hodges, Sotomayor was among five judges who voted to make same-sex marriage legal in all 50 U.S. states.
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Famous quotes by Sonia Sotomayor
All of the legal defense funds out there, they're looking for people out there with court of appeals experience, because court of appeals is where policy is made. And I know, I know this is on tape and I should never say that because we don't make law, I know. I know.Sonia Sotomayor
I hope that as the Senate and American people learn more about me, they will see that I am an ordinary person who has been blessed with extraordinary opportunities and experiences.Sonia Sotomayor
I strive never to forget the real world consequences of my decisions on individuals, businesses and government.Sonia Sotomayor
I want to state upfront, unequivocally and without doubt: I do not believe that any racial, ethnic or gender group has an advantage in sound judging. I do believe that every person has an equal opportunity to be a good and wise judge, regardless of their background or life experiences.Sonia Sotomayor
I would hope that a wise Latina woman with the richness of her experiences would more often than not reach a better conclusion than a white male who hasn't lived that life.Sonia Sotomayor
My hope is that I will take the good from my experiences and extrapolate them further into areas with which I am unfamiliar. I simply do not know exactly what that difference will be in my judging. But I accept there will be some based on my gender and my Latina heritage.Sonia Sotomayor
Until we get equality in education, we won't have an equal society.Sonia Sotomayor
Whether born from experience or inherent physiological or cultural differences our gender and national origins may and will make a difference in our judging.Sonia Sotomayor
F.A.Q. about Sonia Sotomayor
When is her birthday?
Sonia Sotomayor's birthday is on June 25, 1954.
In how many days is her birthday?
Sonia's birthday is in 150 days
How old is she?
She is 67 years old.
Where is Sonia from?
She was born in The Bronx, New York, U.S..
Sonia Sotomayor's Popularity
Sonia Sotomayor is a famous American jurist, who was born on June 25, 1954. As a person born on this date, Sonia Sotomayor is listed in our database as the 12th most popular celebrity for the day (June 25) and the 16th most popular for the year (1954).
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