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Today in Supreme Court History: September 25, 1981

Added 09-25-20 07:21:02am EST - “9/25/1981: Justice Sandra Day O'Connor takes the oath.” - Reason.com

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Josh Blackman is a constitutional law professor at the South Texas College of Law Houston, an adjunct scholar at the Cato Institute, and the President of the Harlan Institute. Follow him @JoshMBlackman.

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