Solicitor General Elena Kagan listens to Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) during her second day of hearings before the Senate Judiciary Committee on her nomination to be an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. President Obama nominated Kagan to fill the vacancy created when Justice John Paul Stevens retired.
Jim Lo Scalzo / EPA
Copyright © 2018, Los Angeles Times
EDITION: California | U.S. & World