First Woman Supreme Court Justice (24 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)


On 21 September, the Senate confirmed Sandra Day O’Connor as the first woman Supreme Court Justice. The senate vote, 99-0, showed her resounding support.

Richert, Lucas Paul. "First Woman Supreme Court Justice". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2008
[, accessed 25 October 2016.]