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In October, the Supreme Court heard oral argument in a case alleging that Wisconsin's Republican-controlled legislature had drawn the state's redistricting plan to put Democrats at a disadvantage – a claim known as “partisan gerrymandering.” The plaintiffs challenging that plan argued that it violated their ...
Courtesy photo Harrells Christian Academy third-grade students dressed up as and learned the life stories of those such as Babe Ruth, Milton Hershey, Pocahontas, Andrew Carnegie, Sandra Day O'Connor, Alexander Hamilton, Bart Starr, Sarah Palin, N.C. Sen. Wendell Murphy, Dr. Jonas Salk, Jim ...

American lawyer Sandra Day O'Connor testifying at a judicial hearing, September 1981. O'Connor was the first woman to hold the position of Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court. (Photo by Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images). The numbers do not lie: women have long been ...
The Ambassador Barbara Barrett & Justice Sandra Day O'Connor Washington Center, a 32,000-square-foot, eight-story center, is located in a historic building just two blocks from the White House. It will be the new home to various ASU programs such as the Cronkite News Washington Bureau, the McCain ...
Editor's note: Welcome to ASU Now's live-blog coverage of the opening week of the Ambassador Barbara Barrett & Justice Sandra Day O'Connor Washington Center at Arizona State University, the university's new home in Washington, D.C. Find the event schedule here and more photos from the week ...
“Well-behaved women seldom make history.” That adage may well describe Arizona women: equally capable of toting a gun, punching cattle, fighting off hostiles, and anything a man could do without exception ... and often with a baby in hand. Documenting the achievements of women in Arizona remains a ...

'Our job is not to argue politics. ... Our job is to talk about the future,' Crow says ahead of weeklong series of panels showing breadth of ASU presence in Washington, DC. Many universities have a presence in Washington, D.C.: a lobbyist, an internship coordinator, or a few folks who hand out swag and try ...
Sandra Day O'Connor High School Teacher William Dugan received the Arizona State University's Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College Outstanding Mentor Teacher Award. Mr. Dugan has been with DVUSD for 13 years and currently teaches government and U.S. history classes. Student teacher, Lucas ...
There is not a hitter in this year's draft with more buzz in regard to power than Nolan Gorman of Sandra Day O'Connor High School in North Phoenix, having won the Under Armour All-American Game and MLB All-Star Game High School Home Run Derbies this past year. Arriving at the field it doesn't take ...
(CNN) -- Here is a look at the life of the first female justice on the United States Supreme Court, Sandra Day O'Connor. Personal:Birth date: March 26, 1930. Birth place: El Paso, Texas. Birth name: Sandra Day. Father: Harry A. Day, rancher. Mother: Ada Mae (Wilkey), rancher. Marriage: John Jay O'Connor ...
"Point of a liberal education is not to hold up mirrors, it's to open windows." February 12, 2018. Middlebury and Reed professors — who've dealt with ugly side of campus protests — argue why diverse viewpoints are so crucial. As recently as January of this year, yet another college was in an uproar over a controversial ...
Rep. Mark Cardenas, a Democrat from Phoenix, has introduced legislation to legalize recreational marijuana in Arizona a number of times. It's never passed, but now he's introduced it again and this time with some bipartisan support. Cardenas and Tucson Republican Todd Clodfelter have introduced a ...
Even with widespread agreement that the world's climate is rapidly changing, the United States has struggled to combat the issue, hindered by divisive partisanship. Is there an effective path forward for a nation so torn ideologically? Hari M. Osofsky and Jacqueline Peel believe there is. And they have been ...
The primary election is a long way off, but an Ahwatukee woman said she needs that time as she begins her campaign for justice of the peace in the district that covers Ahwatukee and parts of Tempe and Chandler west of Rural Road. Wisconsin native Sharron Sauls, an eight-year Ahwatukee resident and ...
To help recognize outstanding judicial service at the local level, the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University has created a new honor: the Maricopa County Superior Court Judicial Officer of the Year Award. The award will be given to a Maricopa County Superior Court judge or ...
Following a national trend in increased law school applications and the school's own rising prestige, the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University is forecasting a record number of applications this year. “While establishing ourselves as a top-25 law school, we have removed barriers ...
BWW Interview: Hazel White of THE LITTLE MERMAID JR at Sandra Day O'Connor Hazel White, a junior at Sandra Day O'Connor High School, took a "dive" into the aquatic kingdom of King Triton to stage-manage THE LITTLE MERMAID JR. this Spring. I had the privilege to ask her about her experience ...

Walk for Life Northwest supporters will gather at the Red Wagon Meadow at 11 a.m. on Saturday. Justice Sandra Day O'Connor wasn't on the Supreme Court when Roe v. Wade was decided 45 years ago. But in 1983, she wrote a dissenting opinion in a subsequent abortion case. “The Roe framework … is ...
Why would Christian conservatives in good conscience go to the polls on December 12 and vote for Judge Roy Moore, despite the charges of ...
A lead attorney in the NFL concussion settlement has been very critical of numerous third-party litigation funding companies that have loaned ...
This morning, the first day of the December argument session, the Supreme Court will hear oral argument in two cases. The first is Oil States ...
Governor Rose Mofford. Justice Sandra Day O'Connor. Nellie T. Bush. Sharlot Hall.* These are just four of the more than 100 women who have ...
Nedallas Hammill, 14, performs a Native American hoop dance outside of the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law Nov. 27, 2017 before the ...
Sirio Chavez, left, and Anton Eiss, right, work with teacher Phoebe Sherman on the civics computer game iCivics during Sherman's 11th grade ...
Zayra Granados, 17, from El Salvador, works with the civics computer game iCivics during Phoebe Sherman's 11th grade social studies class at ...
As a clerk to Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, Gretchen Rubin asked the pioneer what she thought was the secret to happiness.
Rah-rah speeches by politicians rarely make good fodder for opinion columns. Journalists hear these talks often and become jaded by just ...
WEST CHESTER >> When Phyllis Streitel graduated from law school, she noticed that she was set apart from many of her classmates: She's ...
“They're no longer the exclusive domain of teenagers playing in their basement and shooting zombies surrounded by empty pizza boxes,” he ...
This year, nine Owasso students and two coaches participated in the event, held Friday-Saturday, Oct. 21-22. Courtesy photo. By Art Haddaway ...
Washington (CNN) Chief Justice John Roberts has compared the nine-justice Supreme Court to a family and said it can be "unsettling" when a ...
In an interview earlier this week, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said she has “no doubt” that sexism played a role in the 2016 ...
Katherine Adams, formerly senior vice president and general counsel of Honeywell, will join Apple as general counsel. Jordan Hollender.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says Democrats are holding up his judicial nominees, but almost nine months into his ...
Anson Chan, known as “Hong Kong's conscience” for her decades of devotion to social justice and democracy, has been named the fourth ...
Robert C. Byrd, D-West Virginia; actress Katherine Hepburn; General Douglas MacArthur, retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor and rock star Ozzy Osbourne, according to the Tremor Action Network. Actress Katherine Hepburn circa 1946.
He was instrumental in bringing outstanding personalities to the Library's Kent Lecture Series such as Vitaly Churkin, Douglas Brinkley, Pete Souza, Nancy Gibbs, Sandra Day O'Connor, Jeffrey Toobin, General Colin Powell, John Lewis, Meryl Streep ...
Viridiana Hernandez talks about the "Arrest Arpaio Not the People" anti-Sheriff Joe Arpaio protest, which was held outside Sandra Day O'Connor United States Courthouse in Phoenix. Nick Oza/azcentral.com. 4 of 10. CLOSE. Skip in Skip. x. Embed. x. Share.
Yee is only the second female majority leader of the Senate in Arizona history. The first was Sandra Day O'Connor, 44 years ago.
Viridiana Hernandez talks about the "Arrest Arpaio Not the People" anti-Sheriff Joe Arpaio protest, which was held outside Sandra Day O'Connor United States Courthouse in Phoenix. Nick Oza/azcentral.com. 4 of 10. CLOSE. Skip in Skip. x. Embed. x. Share.
Today's Birthdays: Retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor is 87. Actor Alan Arkin is 83. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is 82.
Knake opened the presentation with anecdotes about these leaders, such as former Supreme Court Associate Justice Sandra Day O'Connor. U.S. District Judge Vanessa Gilmore, a graduate of UH Law Center, said maintaining personal integrity and work ...
TRIBUNE STAFF REPORT. ASU's O'Connor College of Law ranked 25th in nation. The Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law ranked No.
William C. Westmoreland 1914; actor Strother Martin 1919; first female SCOTUS Justice Sandra Day O'Connor 1930; actor Leonard Nimoy 1931; actor Alan Arkin 1934; actor James Caan 1939; former U.S.
Gorsuch was endlessly charming with Republicans. "Maybe it's a Western thing," Gorsuch, a native of Colorado, said in an admiring riff on a civics education project begun by retired Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, of Arizona. He was occasionally testy ...
Today's Birthdays: Retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor is 87. Actor Alan Arkin is 83. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is 82.
Robert Frost (1874-1963), poet; Viktor Frankl, (1905-1997), psychotherapist/author; Tennessee Williams (1911-1983), playwright; Sandra Day O'Connor (1930- ), former U.S. Supreme Court justice; Leonard Nimoy (1931-2015), actor; Alan Arkin (1934 ...
Today's birthdays: Retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor is 87. Actor Alan Arkin is 83. Singer Diana Ross is 73.
Today's Birthdays: Retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor is 87. Actor Alan Arkin is 83. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is 82.
Justices Anthony Kennedy and Sandra Day O'Connor turned out to be far more middle of the road than the president who appointed them, Ronald Reagan.


 

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