Brett Kavanaugh has been appointed to the US Supreme Court following a vote in the Senate.
Mr Kavanaugh has continued to deny allegations of sexual misconduct dating back to when he was a teenager, despiter several women coming forward.
A number of people were arrested as crowds protested against his nomination on Capitol Hill.
President Trump has described the swearing in of his nominee as a 'tremendous victory.'
<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">“A TREMENDOUS VICTORY” –President Trump praises new Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, slams Democrats for their attempts to resist <a href="https://t.co/9lIAKN4iZo">pic.twitter.com/9lIAKN4iZo</a></p>— FOX & friends (@foxandfriends) <a href="https://twitter.com/foxandfriends/status/1048888164230811649?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 7, 2018</a></blockquote>
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