History made: Ketanji Brown Jackson sworn in as U.S. Supreme Court justice

Chief Justice Roberts administered constitutional oath, while Justice Breyer, for whom Jackson clerked two decades ago, administered judicial oath

By: - June 30, 2022 12:40 pm
Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson signs the Oaths of Office

Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr., looks on as Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson signs the Oaths of Office in the Justices’ Conference Room in the Supreme Court Building. (Fred Schilling/Collection of the Supreme Court of the United States)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.