Sotomayor: Judging And Politics Now 'Tightly Interwoven'

By Jimmy Hoover (February 9, 2022, 8:39 PM EST) -- U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor spoke Wednesday evening about what she said was a trend of judicial philosophy becoming "tightly interwoven" with political parties and boiling the nuance of interpreting laws and the Constitution down to "slogans" for the public.

Justice Sonia Sotomayor speaks with New York University School of Law Dean Trevor Morrison on Wednesday for the inaugural Robert A. Katzmann Lecture. Justice Sotomayor spoke on the topic of "judicial independence" in a virtual conversation with New York University School of Law Dean Trevor Morrison for the inaugural Robert A. Katzmann Lecture, in honor of the late Second Circuit...

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