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Sotomayor Gives Views on Affirmative Action

January 29, 2013 | 1:45 pm

Sotomayor Gives Views on Affirmative Action

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by Jonathan Roisman The U.S. Supreme Court’s only Hispanic said on Monday that she often disagrees with the court’s only African American when it comes to affirmative action. Speaking on KQED’s Forum, Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor said she is more often in favor than her colleague, Associate Justice Clarence Thomas. “Both of us recognize fully […]

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Listen to Justice Sonia Sotomayor at UC Berkeley Moot Court Competition

February 3, 2011 | 1:39 pm

Listen to Justice Sonia Sotomayor at UC Berkeley Moot Court Competition

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Yesterday at Zellerbach Hall, the U.C. Berkeley moot-court competition was presided over by none other than Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. From the Contra Costa Times: Law students Edward Piper and Thomas Frampton spent an hour debating Busch v. Marple Newtown School District, a Pennsylvania case involving a kindergarten student whose mother was barred from […]

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