Tag: Confirmation Hearing

Ketanji Brown Jackson Pays Homage to First Black Female Federal Judge

Ketanji Brown Jackson Pays Homage to First Black Female Federal Judge

President Joe Biden’s pick for the Supreme Court, Ketanji Brown Jackson, who will take the place of retiring judge Stephen Breyer, paid homage to one of her role models over the weekend during her opening statement at her confirmation hearing Constance Baker Motley, the first black female federal judge in the United States. Motley was the first black woman to argue cases in a federal court.

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