America and the Courts for Saturday, August 8, 2009

This week on America and the Courts...
Highlights of Judge Sonia Sotomayor’s confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court.
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This week on America and the Courts...

Highlights of Judge Sonia Sotomayor’s confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court.

On Wednesday, August 5, 2009, Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Mel Martinez (R-FL), and John Cornyn (R-TX) spoke on the Senate floor about Judge Sonia Sotomayor’s confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court.

On Thursday, August 6, 2009, Senators Jeff Sessions (R-AL) and Patrick Leahy (D-VT) spoke on the Senate floor about Judge Sonia Sotomayor’s confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court.

On Thursday, August 6, 2009, President Obama spoke about the confirmation of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court. The vote was 68-31.

On Saturday, August 8, 2009, Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor was sworn in as the 111th justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. 

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America and the Courts for Saturday, August 8, 2009

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Aug 8, 2009
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Aug 9, 2009

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  • Aug 09, 2009 | 2:18am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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