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Justice Gorsuch says he’s humbled by call to serve Supreme Court

U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts, right, administered the constitutional oath to Judge Neil Gorsuch as his wife, Louise, held the Bible April 10 at a private ceremony at the Supreme Court in Washington.

WASHINGTON — After he was sworn in for the U.S. Supreme Court in a public ceremony at the White House Rose Garden April 10, Justice Neil Gorsuch said he would be "a faithful servant of the Constitution" and of the laws "of this great nation."

Justice Anthony M. Kennedy, for whom Gorsuch once clerked, administered the oath to the court's 113th justice. At 49, the former federal appeals court judge from Colorado is the youngest justice to serve on the court in 25 years.

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