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The National Law Journal‘s ongoing coverage of the confirmation process of Sonia Sotomayor as U.S. Supreme Court Justice. Check back for updates.

Sotomayor sworn in as 111th justice Now she can be addressed as Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. The 55-year-old native of the Bronx, the first Hispanic on the Supreme Court, was sworn in at noon today before a nationwide television audience by Chief Justice John Roberts Jr., with her mother Celina holding the Bible.

Sotomayor confirmed The Senate has confirmed Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court in a historic vote that will make her the nation’s first Hispanic justice and the third woman appointed to the Court.

Senate Judiciary Committee backs Sotomayor Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor has picked up the endorsement of the Senate Judiciary Committee. The 13-6 vote was divided largely along party lines Tuesday. All Democrats on the committee voted in favor of her nomination. All Republicans but one — Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina — voted against it, as expected.

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