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Five Things To Know About Sonia Sotomayor

This morning, President Obama nominated Sonia Sotomayor, 54, to the U.S. Supreme Court as Justice David Souter's successor. If confirmed by the U.S. Senate, Sotomayor would be the third woman and first Hispanic to be seated on the Supreme Court. Here's a background check. Sotomayor was born in New York to Puerto Rican parents. She…

By: Catherine Strawn / May 26, 2009