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Women on the U.S. Supreme Court

  Currently Serving
  Ruth Bader Ginsburg   Elena Kagan
  Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Associate Justice
Appointed by Clinton.
Joined the Court on 8/10/93.
bio here
     Elena Kagan
Associate Justice
Appointed by Obama.
Joined the Court on 08/08/10.
bio here
  Judge Sonia Sotomayor    
  Sonia Sotomayor
Associate Justice
Appointed by Obama.
Joined the Court on 8/8/09.
bio here
   

  
Retired
  Sandra Day O'Connor    
 

Sandra Day O'Connor
Retired Associate Justice
Appointed by Reagan.
Joined the Court on 9/25/81.
Retired on 1/31/06.

bio here