Makers: Women Who Make America Sandra Day O'Connor
Sandra Day O’Connor on history-making appointment to the Supreme Court. Details
Program: Makers: Women Who Make America
Episode: Sandra Day O'Connor
Turned down by law firms who refused to hire women, Sandra Day O'Connor embarked on a distinguished prosecutorial career that led her to the Arizona Court of Appeals and, in 1981, to her appointment as the first woman ever to sit on the United States Supreme Court. She played a powerful role on the Court: she was famous for often casting the pivotal vote in narrowly decided cases.
Premiere Date: 02/27/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: NR
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