New York, NY, August 5, 2010 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today congratulated Solicitor General Elena Kagan on her confirmation by the United States Senate as the nation's 112th Supreme Court Justice.
Robert G. Sugarman, ADL National Chair, and Abraham H. Foxman, ADL National Director, issued the following statement:
We extend our congratulations and best wishes to Solicitor General Elena Kagan on her confirmation as the 112th Supreme Court Justice and the fourth woman to sit on the high court.
Ms. Kagan is well qualified and we are confident that she will serve with distinction as an Associate Justice on the Supreme Court. We commend the President and the U.S. Senate for choosing and supporting her.
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