On This Date in Legal History

On August 5, 2010, the Senate confirmed Elena Kagan’s nomination as an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court in a 63 to 37 vote.

 Elena Kagan, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States

Elena Kagan, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States

You can find the Roll Call at http://1.usa.gov/1UlZ7Nj. On August 7 she was sworn in. Find photos of her swearing-in ceremony at http://1.usa.gov/1E6Myft. To learn more about the Justice’s background, listen to the Dean of Northwestern Law School interview her— http://bit.ly/1E7S7dE.

About Tina Nelson
Tina Nelson

Tina Nelson is an attorney and mom. She created the LAWSUIT™ board game to teach her three children about the law. The game was an instant success. Copyrights and a patent were obtained, and Professional Games, Inc. was born. Professional Games, Inc. created this blog to educate and keep its friends and customers regularly updated about our American legal system.
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