FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2006 file photo Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman, Sen. Arlen Specter, R-Pa., facing camera, swears in Supreme Court nominee Samuel Alito, back to camera, duri

 

              FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2006 file photo Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman, Sen. Arlen  Specter, R-Pa., facing camera, swears in Supreme Court nominee Samuel Alito, back to camera, duri
FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2006 file photo Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman, Sen. Arlen Specter, R-Pa., facing camera, swears in Supreme Court nominee Samuel Alito, back to camera, during his confirmation hearing before the committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Former U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter, longtime Senate moderate and architect of one-bullet theory in JFK death, died Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012. He was 82. (AP Photo/J.Scott Applewhite, File)