Ketanji Brown Jackson Becomes 1st Black Woman to Serve on U.S. Supreme Court

June 30, 2022

Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson is now a part of the U.S. Supreme Court. Her swearing-in ceremony happened at the White House where Jackson was surrounded by her husband and two daughters. She's replacing Justice Stephen Breyer whose retirement took effect at noon, the exact hour she was sworn in. Jackson is the first Black woman to be a Supreme Court Justice.