Marshals Service records indicate Sotomayor was the only sitting justice to request such care. Some progressives have called in the past for her to retire while Biden is president.
“But I have to get up the next morning and keep on fighting," the Supreme Court justice told a group of students.
Kavanaugh has told attendees at a judicial conference that addressing recent ethics concerns can increase public confidence in the institution.
“The arc of the universe does bend toward justice, but we have to help,” the Supreme Court justice told law students.
“If you rewrite history, it’s easy to do.” Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan knocked down a legal theory on elections.
The Supreme Court justice also said not everyone is "capable of pulling themselves up by their bootstraps" like her colleague did.
A praying football coach was said to offer a “deceitful narrative” that Supreme Court conservatives were nonetheless happy to accept.
The left-leaning Supreme Court justice vehemently disagreed with the high court's rulings on the separation of church and state.
When asked about the collapse in trust in the court, the justice said she still believes "the arc of history bends toward justice."
The women of the Supreme Court are the subjects of a new painting unveiled at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C. on Monday.