Judge Robert H. Bork, nominated by President Reagan to be an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, is sworn before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill for his confirmation hearing on Sept. 15, 1987. (AP Photo/John Duricka)

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Judge Robert H. Bork, nominated by President Reagan to be an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, is sworn before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill for his confirmation hearing on Sept. 15, 1987. (AP Photo/John Duricka)