Judge Sylvia Pressler, Who Opened Little League to Girls, Dies at 75

“Sylvia B. Pressler, whose 1973 ruling as a hearings officer with the New Jersey Division on Civil Rights opened the door for girls to play Little League baseball, and who later rose to be the presiding administrative judge of the state’s Appellate Division, died Monday at a family cottage in Sparta, N.J.,” writes Bruce Weber in The New York Times.