December 1, 2020

In which SCOTUS Justice Sonia Sotomayor uses the accurate term “illegal aliens” in official proceedings… again

Posted by D.A. King at 1:47 pm - Email the author   Print This Post Print This Post  


“The question that seems to be at the nub of what many of my colleagues are asking about is can and should we rule that simply not counting illegal aliens because they’re undocumented, that that is a violation of the statute and the Constitution?” Justice Sonia Sotomayor asked Dale Ho, an attorney for the American Civil Liberties Union who argued against the Trump plan. “Is that enough relief to you?”

The above from The Hill in this Nov 30, 2020 report on SCOTUS and President Trump’s pending case on the Census.

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. Photo: Brittanica.