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|Office||Associate Justice |
|Filing Deadline|| June 01, 2009 - 12:00pm Central|
|Polls Open|| August 06, 2009 - 02:00pm Central|
|Polls Close|| August 06, 2009 - 01:15pm Central|
|Term Start|| August 08, 2009 - 02:00pm|
|Term End|| January 01, 2151 - 12:00pm|
|Last Modified||WSNJ March 20, 2020 11:49am|
Nominee: Sonia Sotomayor, of New York, to be an Associate Justice of the |
Supreme Court of the United States, vice David H. Souter, retiring.
Confirmation hearings are scheduled for July 13.
Nomination placed on the Senate Calendar on July 28, 2009.
Senator Edward Kennedy (D-MA)supported the nominee, but was absent from voting due to illness.