Tagged: Sotomayor

Sotomayor preps for hearings

As Judge Sonia Sotomayor makes a courtesy call to Congress today, speculation abounds about the tenor of her confirmation hearings and the tenor of her voice on the Supreme Court bench if she’s approved.  School of Law Professor Jay Wexler, a Supreme Court expert who clerked for Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg, can explore the Sotomayor […]

Sotomayor could “shake up” SCOTUS

Sonia Sotomayor, President Obama’s nominee for the Supreme Court, was a politically wise choice, says School of Law Professor Jack Beermann, an authority on high-court politics.  In a BU Today interview, Beermann says Sotomayor could “shake up the dynamics” of the court if confirmed by the Senate. Contact Jack Beermann, 617-353-2577, beermann@bu.edu