(born June 25, 1954) is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, serving since August 2009. Sotomayor is the Court's 111th justice, its first Hispanic justice, and its third female justice.
13.12.2011 [Lexology (registration)] - During oral argument, Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and SoniaSotomayor, and to a lesser extent, Justices Stephen Breyer and Elena Kagan, appeared to be leaning in favor of Caraco. For example, in response to Novo's argument that the counterclaim
I strive never to forget the real world consequences of my decisions on individuals, businesses and government. - Reported in "Remarks of Supreme Court nominee SoniaSotomayor", The Associated Press (26 May 2009)