Sotomayor was confirmed on August 6, 2009 by a vote of 68-31.
"Forward," The International Judge: An Introduction to the Men and Women Who Decide the World’s Cases (Waltham, Mass.: 2007).
"Tribute to John Sexton." 60 N.Y.U. ANN. SURV. AM. L. 123 (2004).
"A Latina Judge's Voice." 13 BERKELEY LA RAZA L. J. 87 (2002).
“La Independencia Judicial: Que Necessitamos Para Conservarla,” 60 REVISTA DEL COLEGIO DE ABOGADOS DE P.R.. 59 (1999).
With Nicole A. Gordon. "Returning Majesty to the Law and Politics: A Modern Approach." 30 SUFFOLK U. L. REV. 35 (1996).
"Statehood and the Equal Footing Doctrine: The Case for Puerto Rican Seabed Rights," 88 YALE L.J. 825 (1978-1979).
These are her two confirmation hearings:
United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Confirmation Hearings on Federal Appointments, Part 9. Washington: US G.P.O., 1992. S. Hrg. 102-505, pt. 9. (PDF, 22.23MB)
United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Confirmation Hearings on Federal Appointments, Part 2. Washington: US G.P.O., 1998. S. Hrg. 105-205, pt. 2. (PDF, 43.49MB)
According to Lexis (external link), Judge Sotomayor authored 422 opinions when on the bench for the Southern District of New York and 232 opinions with the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. She also wrote 22 concurring opinions and 21 dissents as an appellate judge. Second Circuit opinions are available from the Court’s website (use Sotomayor as a search term).
Oral Arguments for Ricci v. DeStefano, 530 F.3d 87 (2d Cir., 2008) [The New Haven Firefighters case] (MP3)
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- The BLT: The Blog of Legal Times (external link)
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- Georgetown University Law Library. Supreme Court Nominations Research Guide (external link)
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- Law.com. Legal Blog Watch (external link)
- National Public Radio. Obama Chooses Sotomayor for Supreme Court (external link)
- New York Times. Times Topics: Sonia Sotomayor
- Pace Law Library. Sonia Sotomayor's Commencement Speech at Pace Law School (external link) (2003, video)
- Princeton University. Current News: Princeton Alumna, Trustee Nominated to Supreme Court (external link)
- Supreme Court of the United States Blog. SCOTUSblog (external link)
- U.S. Federal Judicial Center. Biographical Directory of Federal Judges. Sonia Sotomayor
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- The Volokh Conspiracy (external link)
- Wall Street Journal. Law Blog (external link)
- Washington Post. Opening Arguments (external link)
- William J. Clinton Presidential Library & Museum. "Sonia Sotomayor Collection" (external link)
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