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First Female Supreme Court Justice

On September 21, 1981, Sandra Day O’Connor was appointed the first female associate Supreme Court Justice in Washington D.C., under the presidency of Ronald Reagan. She was a popular jurist and politician from Arizona. Read more about this monumental event at

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  1. power to the people!

  2. Thanks a lot for raising the issue. She was the most dignified ladies I have ever seen. She even expedited the court cases to keep away from generalization that might set a rigid standard for future hearings.