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WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 25: The flag-draped casket of the late Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg lies in state in Statuary Hall of the US Capitol during a memorial service in her honor on September 25, 2020 in Washington, DC. Ginsburg, who was appointed by former U.S. President Bill Clinton, served on the high court from 1993, until her death on September 18, 2020. She is the first woman to lie in state at the Capitol. (Photo by Erin Schaff-Pool/Getty Images)

Commemorations are underway honoring the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg at the U.S. Capitol, the first woman in American history to lie in state at the domed building. Presidential nominee Joe Biden arrived at the Capitol and running-mate Kamala Harris also attended. With “profound sorrow” Speaker Nancy Pelosi welcomed Ginsburg’s casket and invited guests. The service is capping days of commemorations of her extraordinary life. The justice died last week at age 87. Mourners paid tribute as her casket was on public display at the court’s steps before it made the short trip across the street to the Capitol.