Justices Sotomayor And Kagan Interrupted Most, Report Finds

Law360, New York (May 31, 2016, 7:31 PM EDT) -- U.S. Supreme Court Justices Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan were interrupted the most during oral arguments this term, with both women having their line of questioning or observations broken into nearly twice as often as the next six justices, five of whom are male. 

The findings appear in a report by former Kendall, Brill & Kelly LLP attorney and University of Southern California doctoral candidate Adam Feldman, who determined that Justice Sotomayor was interrupted during the current term a total of 57 times, followed closely by the count for Justice Kagan, who was interrupted 50 times. 

Taking into account the 69...

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