U.S. Supreme Court nominee Kagan sits down after being sworn in to testify at her Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing in Washington

 
U.S. Supreme Court nominee Kagan sits down after being sworn in to testify at her Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing in Washington
U.S. Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan sits down after being sworn in to testify at her Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 28, 2010. Kagan faced tough criticism from Republicans at the opening of her Senate confirmation hearing on Monday, but President Barack Obama's pick is expected to win bipartisan approval for the lifetime job. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES - Tags: CRIME LAW POLITICS)