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History of Women on the Supreme Court
A look at the history of women on the Supreme Court, including the first female justice Sandra Day O'Connor and the second female justice Ruth Bader ...
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Timeline of Female Supreme Court Justices - Women's Issues
Girls and young women growing up today forget that as recently as a generation ago, there were no women on the Supreme Court. It took nearly two hundred ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/historicalfigures/tp/Timeline-Of-Female-Supreme-Court-Justices.htm
Elena Kagan's Rise to Supreme Court Justice - Women's Issues
Those who knew her growing up said Elena Kagan always wanted to be a Supreme Court Justice. But no one could have predicted that her nomination would ...
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Who Was the First Woman Supreme Court Justice? - Women's History
She was confirmed by the Senate 99-0 on September 21, 1981, and took her seat -- the first time a woman had held such a seat on the U.S. Supreme Court -- on ...
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First Woman on the Supreme Court of the United States
On September 25, 1981, Sandra Day O'Connor officially became the first woman to be a judge on the U.S. Supreme Court.
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Who Was the First Woman on the Supreme Court - American History ...
Answer: Sandra Day O'Connor became the first woman to be on the Supreme Court in 1981. She was nominated by Ronald Reagan. O'Connor had previously  ...
http://americanhistory.about.com/od/judicialbranch/f/sandra_o_connor.htm
Sonia Sotomayor - Sonia Sotomayor, Supreme Court's First ...
"If Obama Chooses a Woman For the Supreme Court" Early speculation about Sotomayor as front-runner and whether or not she had the credentials.
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Sonia Sotomayor Biography - Women's History - About.com
After contentious confirmation hearings, Sonia Sotomayor became the first Hispanic Justice and third woman to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court.
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Sandra Day O'Connor - Women's History - About.com
Known for: first woman to serve as an associate justice of the United States Supreme Court. Appointed in 1981 by President Ronald Reagan, and known as  ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/reformmore/p/sd_oconnor.htm
Roe v. Wade Supreme Court Decision: Facts and ... - Women's History
Wade Supreme Court decision, legalizing abortions under most conditions ... All state laws limiting women's access to abortions during the first trimester of ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/abortionuslegal/p/roe_v_wade.htm
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