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July 13, 2009

Conservatives Offer Last Words as Sotomayor Hearings Begin

Senate confirmation hearings for Sonia Sotomayor began today as the Supreme Court nominee tried to preempt some of her critics.

"The task of a judge is not to make law," she said in her opening statement. "It is to apply law."

Norma McCorvey, known as "Jane Roe" during the 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling that legalized abortion, was arrested after she yelled that Sotomayor was "wrong" during Sen. Al Franken's opening statement.

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McCorvey became pro-life and converted to Catholicism after she befriended with one of an Operation Rescue leader.

Richard Land and other conservatives are concerned that Sotomayor would be an activist judge.

"The bottom line is that Sonia Sotomayor is an unpredictable wildcard," Land said in a statement today. "Across the issues her record is either far too thin or hidden behind non-published orders and per curium opinions. Simply put, placing Sonia Sotomayor on the highest court in the land jeopardizes our nation's commitment to equal treatment under the law."

Charmaine Yoest, president of Americans United for Life, plans to testify on Sotomayor's connection to the Puerto Rican Legal Defense and Education Fund, which filed several briefs related to abortion while she was on its governing board.

"Her PRLDEF record proves that she is an abortion advocate," Yoest said in a statement. "That record includes opposition to parental notification, opposition to informed consent, opposition to bans on partial-birth abortion and support for taxpayer-funded abortions."

Melissa Rogers, director of the Wake Forest University School of Divinity Center for Religion and Public Affairs, who is back to blogging, highlighted the religious liberty mentions in the opening statements.

Here's a section from Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD):

There were neighborhoods that my parents warned me to avoid for fear of my safety because I was Jewish. The local movie theater denied admission to African Americans.

Community swimming pools had signs that said "No Jews, No Blacks Allowed." Even Baltimore's amusement parks and sports clubs were segregated by race. Then came Brown vs. Board of Education, and, suddenly, my universe and community were changed forever.

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Sotomayor is already backing away from her statement that a wise Latina would more often than not be a better judge than a white male. But Ms. Sotomayor has made similar statements on several occasions...i.e., such an utterance was not a slip of the tongue or an isolated occurrence. She apparently believes it, but she is now saying what she knows she has to say in order to be confirmed. Had a white male, or even a white female, made such a claim their nomination, if not their career, would be OVER. Such is the state of modern politics.

Sotomayor has also backed away from the absurd "empathy" standard which both she and Obama have held should be used in the application of law. But, as Sen. Sessions reiterated, empathy for one party is prejudice against the other.

It's been stated that Sotomayor's record as a judge is not indicative of an activist, but, in truth, as an appellate judge her hands were tied in a much more rigid fashion than they will be on the Supreme Court.

Therefore, her speeches, writings and associations outside the court may actually be more indicative of her true philosophy, and these things point to her endorsement of so-called "identity politics," or the idea that one cannot, in any significant way, branch out beyond their own ethnic, sociological, economic, or gender experience.

The mindless endorsement of such notions by the modern Left is why she receives such support from that side of the political spectrum.

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( The prominent USA - Political scientist on South Asia , East Asia )

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Indian police Counter terrorism drama =Joint intelligence committee =JIC =PMO = manmohan@sansad.nic.in, soniagandhi@sansad.nic.in, office@tharoor.in , girijav@sansad.nic.in =Drama !!??

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those captured for Goa Failed Bomb blasts , Samjhauta Express bomb blast case (19 February 2007), Malegaon bomb blast case (8 September 2006) and Malegaon Bomb Blast 2008 , Nanded bomb blast (5 April 2006), these all bomb blast done by Hindu terrorist they all are released with 1-3 months and did not face Hindu Police torture !!?? not kill of these Hindu terrorist
by Indian army =Kashmir and Assam !!no kill no shoot ,no boot , no hit ,no Refilling by Indian army officer of Kashmir and Assam those deputed at these places !!?? as these are Hindu terrorist Indian army ,Indian police is also Hindu =Indian Hindu !!?? notable thing is in these all Bomb blasts there is life loss is 1000 people Total from them 80% Indian Muslims ,20% Indian Hindu !! even then these all Hindu terrorists released , with out remand and 3 degree and they are Free Indian !!?? these all cases made diluted by IB,RAW,NIA =Home ministry by force of local police officers =Those are few and most honest , and either by threat or by transfer of by talking there jobs or by telling them there wrong done in there career record proof from satellite technology used by IBM,RAW ,NIA in there life’s !!?? it so effective that IB,RAW ,NIA got there deriver Hindu values !!?? so Hindu terrorist free !!?? which captured due to local few honest police officer affords that all became zero !!?? while TI repot say Indian police =Hindu are world top corrupt organization !!?? its same from past 60 years !!?? =Indian police is world top corrupt organization !!??