Friday, October 1, 2010
During this special sitting of the Supreme Court, Justice Kagan took the Judicial Oath of Office for a second time. Before the ceremony, the Justices along with President Obama gathered in the Justices' Conference Room. Following the Courtroom ceremony, Chief Justice Roberts escorted Justice Kagan down the front steps of the building for a brief photo opportunity with the press.
On August 7, 2010, Elena Kagan was sworn in as the 100th Associate Justice in a private ceremony at the Supreme Court so she could begin to participate in the work of the Court.