It’s official! Sotomayor will be the first Hispanic on the Supreme Court
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WASHINGTON, DC – The Senate confirmed Judge Sonia Sotomayor’s Supreme Court nomination, 68 to 31, on Thursday, making her the first Hispanic on the high court.
Sotomayor’s confirmation also makes the 55-year-old federal appeals court judge the 111th person to sit on the Supreme Court, and the third woman justice.