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I’ll remember Justice Sandra Day O’Connor for her humility

December 6, 2023

I was saddened to hear of the loss of retired Justice Sandra Day O’Connor. I was a first year Afro-Filipino law student when she was appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court. It’s quite a vivid memory, because so many people were talking about how the appointment of the first woman would change the Supreme Court — and change it, she did. It might seem startling now, but at that time, there were still people around who thought women should not even enter the legal profession, let alone sit on the highest court in the land.

Article Source: The Baltimore Banner

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