By Fox News Latino | 02/05/2014 - 15:06
You might have heard that Laura Ingraham launched a verbal attack following Sonya Sotomayor's speech at Yale University.
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, who grew up poor in New York City, described Monday how she navigated new worlds of Ivy League universities and the nation's highest court.
Sotomayor told students at Yale University that she has a competitive drive to improve herself and isn't afraid to ask questions.
By Fox News Latino | 08/15/2013 - 13:42
New Mexico's top court ruled that citizens in the heavily Hispanic state who don't speak English still have the right to serve on a jury.
The New Mexico Supreme Court cautioned trial courts and lawyers on Monday that this is in fact a right enshrined in the state constitution to all people, even non-English speakers.
The court issued the admonition in a unanimous ruling that upholds an Albuquerque man's convictions for murder and other crimes in the 2004 bludgeoning death of his girlfriend and a subsequent armed robbery and stabbing.
By Samantha Leal | 06/26/2013 - 15:27
By Amaris Castillo | 06/26/2013 - 15:19
This morning was a historic one for the LGBT community and its allies after the Supreme Court struck down on a provision of the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act (known as DOMA), as well as California's same-sex marriage ban (best known as Proposition 8 or Prop 8).
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/26/2013 - 10:30
It's a historic time for the LGBT community! The Supreme Court struck down on a provision of the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and California's same-sex marriage ban, known as Proposition 8, this morning.
By Samantha Leal | 06/25/2013 - 13:19
Happy birthday, Sonia! The first Latina to join the Supreme Court, this “wise Latina” has definitely left her mark. We’re celebrating with these 10 fun facts about Justice Sotomayor. Read on!
1. She’s a comic book hero!
Sotomayor got the Wonder Woman treatment in 2010, when her story was made into a comic book series that also featured other notable women such as Hillary Clinton. Not too shabby!
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/25/2013 - 10:51
This morning the Supreme Court struck down on a key part of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 — effectively ending the practice in which some states with a history of racial discrimination must get federal permission before they can change their voting laws.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/17/2013 - 17:11
As we await one of the most highly anticipated rulings by the Supreme Court, we began to take a further look into affirmative action and where the nation stands with it.
By Viviana Hurtado | 07/02/2012 - 15:00
I was guest anchoring on NPR’s Tell Me More with Michel Martin while she was away when the Supreme Court announced its decision on the Affordable Care Act (ACA). This is President Obama’s signature legislation that makes health care insurance mandatory. (Or face a fine, as an individual or business.) The mandate is also the focus of the criticism.