As expected, President Obama officially nominated Federal Appeals court Judge Sonia Sotomayor as the next Supreme Court Justice.
You can read a non biased exposition of her cases here.
John Dickerson did too. But he tries to one up me with a slightly different take
If you’re unsure of how to pronounce Sotomayor Slate has you covered.
A Daily-Kos diariest who’s argued before her isn’t too impressed either. (But say’s she’ll be a reliable center-left judge)
A quick point-counterpoint rebuttal of conservative arguments against Sotomayor.
One thing conservatives won’t attack Sotomayor on. Her role in ending the 1995 baseball strike.
Empathy = Weak Argument against her.
Various lawyers who have appeared before her give their feelings.