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Former justice of the Supreme Court Sandra Day O'Connor smiles Sunday after being presented with the Lincoln Medal by President Bush during a ceremony commemorating President Abraham Lincoln's 199th birthday in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C.

Former justice of the Supreme Court Sandra Day O'Connor smiles Sunday after being presented with the Lincoln Medal by President Bush during a ceremony commemorating President Abraham Lincoln's 199th birthday in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C.