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  O'Connor, Sandra Day
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AffiliationRepublican  
 
NameSandra Day O'Connor
Address
, Arizona , United States
EmailNone
WebsiteNone
Born March 26, 1930 (90 years)
ContributorRipzaw
Last ModifedClassical Liberal
Jul 20, 2005 06:41pm
Tags Caucasian - Moderate - Pro-Affirmative Action - Pro-Capital Punishment - Pro-Choice -
InfoAssociate Justice, was born in El Paso, Texas, March 26, 1930. She married John Jay O?Connor III in 1952 and has three sons? Scott, Brian, and Jay. She received her B.A. and LL.B. from Stanford University. She served as Deputy County Attorney of San Mateo County, California from 1952?1953 and as a civilian attorney for Quartermaster Market Center, Frankfurt, Germany from 1954?1957. From 1958?1960, she practiced law in Maryvale, Arizona, and served as Assistant Attorney General of Arizona from 1965?1969. She was appointed to the Arizona State Senate in 1969 and was subsequently reelected to two two-year terms. In 1975 she was elected Judge of the Maricopa County Superior Court and served until 1979, when she was appointed to the Arizona Court of Appeals. President Reagan nominated her as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, and she took her seat September 25, 1981.


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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Apr 27, 2013 10:25am Interview O'Connor questions court's decision to take Bush v. Gore  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Sep 07, 2010 12:35pm Announcement [Sandra Day] O'Connor will join group defending Iowa judges, speak about keeping courts free of politics  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Dec 15, 2009 04:00pm Profile Sandra Day O'Connor takes on new initiative  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Nov 12, 2009 09:00am Obituary John J. O’Connor III, Husband of Former Justice, Is Dead at 79  Article Thomas Walker 
Feb 12, 2007 09:00pm News Justice: Bench Player  Article ArmyDem 
Oct 30, 2006 12:00pm News O'Connor: Don't call us 'activist judges'  Article Servo 

DISCUSSION
Importance? 10.00000 Average

FAMILY
Father Harry Alfred Day 0000-
Sister Ann Day 1938-2016

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RACES
  08/12/2009 Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient Won 6.25% (+0.00%)
  09/21/1981 Supreme Court - Associate Justice Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/07/1972 AZ State Senate 24 Won 74.42% (+48.85%)
  11/03/1970 AZ State Senate 20 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
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