Ketanji Brown Jackson was a top high-school debater

Decide Ketanji Brown Jackson, the primary Black girl nominated to the Supreme Court docket, is a graduate of Miami Palmetto Senior Excessive College in Florida and served on the varsity’s aggressive speech and debate workforce. Jackson as soon as mirrored on lifelong classes realized from the controversy workforce, saying it “greatest ready me for future success in regulation and in life.”

Biden nominates Ketanji Brown Jackson to Supreme Court

President Joe Biden has nominated Decide Ketanji Brown Jackson of the US Court docket of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit to serve on the US Supreme Court docket. If confirmed, Jackson, the daughter of former public-school academics, could be the primary Black lady to serve on the court docket.

Utah senators promise fair review after Jackson nomination