Introducing Judge Sotomayor: Her Life and Her Record

New York Times reporter Adam Liptak on Sotomayer's biography and judicial philosophy

Tuesday, May 26, 2009

Several administration officials say President Obama has settled on his pick for the Supreme Court. The name that's being floated is Sonia Sotomayor, who's been a judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit since 1998. Joining us to discuss her background and her record as a judge is Adam Liptak, Supreme Court Correspondent for the New York Times.
"There's something wrong with a society that's 50/50 men and women and there's only one woman on the court."
—New York Times correspondent Adam Liptak on the Supreme Court nomination


Adam Liptak

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