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Q & A with Sandra Day O'Connor

Twenty-five years ago this week, Sandra Day O'Connor took her seat on the U.S. Supreme Court, becoming the first woman ever on that bench. Her tenure on the...

SANDRA DAY O'CONNOR: The Power Broker

She will be remembered as perhaps the most powerful Supreme Court Justice in recent history. But to her clerks, Sandra Day O'Connor was most memorable for her...

Oyez! Oyez! Oyez!

Counsel, sharpen your legal arguments. The Supreme Court returns for its new term this week, and it's expected to be a corker. This will be the court's first...

Sandra Day O'Connor to Retire

Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, nominated as the first woman on the Supreme Court 24 years ago and a key swing vote throughout her term, announced her...

Bush's Supreme Court Pick: Is She Right Enough?

President Bush, who prides himself on boldness, went with safety for his second Supreme Court nomination. Harriet Ellan Miers —now the White House counsel, and...

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