Sotomayor overwhelmed by demanding SCOTUS workload: ‘I live in frustration’

January 31, 2024

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor vented about being “tired” from her demanding workload on the high court as well as her “frustration” with the conservative-dominated bench. The emergency calendar is busy almost on a weekly basis.”Sotomayor was elevated to the Supreme Court by President Barack Obama in 2009. 4 Justice Sonia Sotomayor lamented the grueling schedule for the Supreme Court. 4 Justice Sonia Sotomayor also praised her colleague Clarence Thomas for knowing all the court staff by name. Change happens because people care about moving the arc of the universe towards justice,” Sotomayor said, per KTVU, referring to a quote from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.“It’s your turn now, to carry that burden.”