How we miss Sandra Day O'Connor! She felt that it should be irrelevant whether one was male or female. The same facts should result in the same conclusion by a jurist, under the same law.
Now we have the "wise Latina" and her ilk, and the Supreme Court promises to be depressingly predictable. One thing this tells us is that it will be a disaster if Obama appoints a couple of new justices over the next three years.