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Sonia Sotomayor says Supreme Court justices are 'sorely missing' diverse experience and that leaders aren't 'paying enough attention'

12 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor
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Justice Sonia Sotomayor said Supreme Court justices lack diverse legal experiences.
"When Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed, we lost our only civil rights lawyer," Sotomayor said.
"I do worry that the authorities who are selecting judges are not paying enough attention to that kind of diversity as well," she added.
Justice Sonia Sotomayor on Wednesday discussed how the nine Supreme Court justices are "greatly missing" diverse legal experiences. "When Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed, we lost our only civil rights lawyer," Sotomayor said...
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