Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Sonia Sotomayor—‘I Don’t Use Labels’

Asked at the US Senate Court confirmation (13 July 2009) hearing to describe whether she subscribed to one or another school of constitutional interpretation, Judge Sonia Sotomayor said, “I don’t use labels.”

Kate Phillips, Live Blogging Sotomayor Hearings, Day 2, New York Times, 14 July 2009.

Dr Geoff Pound

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Image: Judge Sonia Sotomayor at her first day of the hearing (photo courtesy of Stephen Crowley and the NY Times from the link above).