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Sotomayor Opinions & Publications
The following provides Sotomayor's court records, opinions and publications. This information may be useful in your research.
Blogs on Sotomayor's Opinions
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Judge Sotomayor authored 422 opinions when on the bench for the
Southern District of New York and 232 opinions with the United States
Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. She also wrote 22 concurring
opinions and 21 dissents as an appellate judge.
Analysis of Sotomayor's opinions by SCOTUSBLOG (Supreme Court Blog):
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- Sonia Sotomayor & Nicole A. Gordon,
Returning Majesty to the Law and Politics: A Modern Approach,
30 Suffolk U. L. Rev. 35 (1996)
- Sonia Sotomayor,
Raising the Bar: Latino and Latina Presence in the Judiciary and the Struggle for Representation,
13 Berkeley La Raza L.J. 87 (2002). Judge Mario G. Olmos Memorial Lecture.
- Sonia Sotomayor, et. al., La Independencia Judicial: Que Necessitamos Para Conservarla. 60 Revista del. Colegio de P.R. 59 (1999).
- Student Note,
Statehood and the Equal Footing Doctrine: The Case for Puerto Rican Seabed Rights. 88 Yale L.J. 825 (1979)
- Sonia Sotomayor, Foreword, in The International Judge: An Introduction to the Men and Women Who Decide the World's Cases (Daniel Terris, Cesare P.R. Romano, and Leigh Swigart eds. 2007).