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Supreme Court Firsts (SLIDESHOW)

06/26/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

President Obama's nomination of Sonia Sotomayor could make history - if confirmed, she would be the first Hispanic Supreme Court Justice.

Technically, Sotomayor may not qualify as the first - Justice Benjamin Cardozo was a descendant of Spanish or Portuguese Jews who immigrated to America.

Take a look at this slideshow of other Supreme Court firsts:

Supreme Court Firsts

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