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Netti C. Vogel has served as an Associate Justice of the Rhode Island Superior Court since September 23, 1994, having been appointed to the bench by Governor Bruce Sundlun. Since 2012, she has served as an officer on the Board of Directors for the Roger Williams University School of Law. She...



Judge Netti Vogel's Archive for July 2016

Posted by Netti Vogel
07/19/2016 at 08:21 PM
Later this month, Democrats will meet in Philadelphia to nominate a woman as the party’s candidate for president.  Unrelated to political partisanship, this historic event highlights the dramatic changes undergone by women in our society — changes I have witnessed and experienced firsthand.  Coincidentally, Hillary Clinton and I were born the same year, in the same city and raised a stone’s throw away from each other, although we did not know each other.  We were children of the 1950s, teens of the 1960s, and feminist activists of the 1970s.  We grew up in a male-dominated...