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4 interesting moments from final day of Barrett's confirmation hearings

4 interesting moments from final day of Barrett's confirmation hearings

Senator Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks during the fourth day of Senate Judiciary Committee on the confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett, on Capitol Hill October 15, 2020 in Washington, DC. With less than a month until the presidential election, President Donald Trump tapped Amy Coney Barrett to be his third Supreme Court nominee in just four years. If confirmed, Barrett would replace the late Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. | Getty Images/Anna Moneymaker

Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation hearings wrapped up Thursday, with witnesses making the case for and against her nomination.

The Senate Judiciary Committee is expected to vote on Barrett’s nomination to the Supreme Court next Thursday, Oct. 22, less than a month after President Donald Trump announced her as his pick to replace the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. A woman who had an abortion at the age of 16 urged senators to vote against Barrett’s confirmation while one of her former law students testified in support of her confirmation.

Here are four highlights from the final day of Barrett’s confirmation hearings.

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