Interim Attorney General Irvin B. Nathan is sworn in prior to his testimony before members of the D.C. Council committee considering his confirmation at a hearing at the Wilson Building in the District on Wednesday. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

Interim Attorney General Irvin B. Nathan is sworn in prior to his testimony before members of the D.C. Council committee considering his confirmation at a hearing at the Wilson Building in the District on Wednesday. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)