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A Hispanic pick for high court

Obama names federal judge Sotomayor

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By Susan Milligan
Globe Staff / May 27, 2009

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WASHINGTON - President Obama nominated federal Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the US Supreme Court yesterday, selecting a woman who is a product of both New York City public housing and Ivy League universities, and who would become the first Hispanic and third female to serve on the high court. (Full article: 1139 words)

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