Soon, Justice Kagan: By a 63-37 vote, the Senate confirmed Elena Kagan as the next Supreme Court justice, and she will be sworn in on Saturday. Our story is here.
Prop 8 Fallout: The ruling that struck down California's ballot initiative against same-sex marriages is posing problems for both political parties, The New York Times reports. Meanwhile, Mexico's Supreme Court has upheld a Mexico City law allowing same-sex marriages, according to CNN.
Age Bias at Google: The California Supreme Court handed a victory to a worker claiming he was discriminated against at Google. He was 52 at the time, but was told he did not fit the company's culture. Here is the story from The Recorder via law.com.
Romer Leaving White House: Economic adviser Christina Romer, one of the most visible defenders of the Obama administration economic program, is quitting to return to teaching, Politico reports.