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Confirmation hearings continue

Justice SystemJeff SessionsSonia Sotomayor
U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) and committee chairman Sen.Patrick Leahy (D-VT) look on as US Supreme Court Nominee Sonia Sotomayor answers questions on Wednesday during the third day of confirmation hearings before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Getty Images photo by Karen Bleier