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Adding insult to injury, the one job offer she did receive, from the firm of Gibson, Dunn, and Crutcher, was as a legal secretary. She declined the position. Instead, O’Connor accepted an offer to work as a deputy county attorney in the San Mateo County attorney’s office, where she handled civil cases such as divorce, breach of contract, and negligence. These were non-criminal cases involving a dispute among individuals, or an individual and a company, or two companies. The job, though it didn’t last long, gave her experience as a public lawyer, which she greatly appreciated.

O’Connor’s parents needed attention as well. They were aging, and Harry Day did not like his son Alan’s efforts to modernize the way the ranch was being run. With all these issues coming into play, O’Connor announced in the spring of 1974 that she would not run for reelection. One month later, she made an additional announcement, one that would set her directly on the road to the Supreme Court. 5 Moving Up O n May 23, 1974, Sandra Day O’Connor announced that she was going to run for a new superior judgeship created by the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors.

Wade, should the opportunity arise. Finally, by refusing to say how she might decide on a case in the future, she allowed both groups to hope that she was on their side. ”13 On September 21, 1981, the Senate voted 99 to 0 to confirm Sandra Day O’Connor. S. , in September 1981. This photo was taken prior to her swearing in as an associate justice of the Supreme Court. From left to right are: O’Connor’s father, Harry Day; husband John J. O’Connor; mother Ada Mae Day; Sandra Day O’Connor; Warren Burger; and O’Connor’s sons Brian, Jay, and Scott.

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