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2 supreme court justice sandra day o’connor “coincidentally, it was the same case from santa clara county that set off scalia on a rant against affirmative action. Sandra day o’connor (1930-) was an associate justice of the supreme court of the united states from 1981 to 2006, and was the first woman to serve on the supreme court. Former supreme court justice sandra day o'connor testifies before the senate judiciary committee on july 25, 2012 in washington, dc (tj kirkpatrick--getty images. Learn more about associate justice sandra day o'connor's ideology, voting record, credentials, and background supreme court cases us presidents more search. Explore julie newkirk's board sandra day o'connor on pinterest | see more ideas about sandra day o'connor, supreme court justices and day quotes. Sandra day o’connor becomes the first female us supreme court justice in history when she is sworn in by chief justice warren burger sandra day was born in el.
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Supreme court expansion of eminent domain–sandra day o’connor smelled the rat sat, 2 jul 2005 in a 5 to 4 decision, supreme court justices john paul stevens. Former supreme court justice sandra day o'connor expressed doubt friday about the decision to take the 2000 bush v gore case that resulted in the electi. She cited recent supreme court cases us supreme court justice sandra day o'connor said there were serious questions about whether the death penalty is.
Sandra day o'connor was the first woman appointed to the us supreme court learn more at biographycom. Find all supreme court cases voted on by justice sandra day o'connor view case and lower court details and see how the other justices voted.
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