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When Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation hearing begins, the demonstrators say “fill that seat.”

The Senate Judiciary Committee began a four-day confirmation hearing on October 12, and a crowd gathered in Washington to support and oppose Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination to the US Supreme Court. The video was shared by American University student Rose Lautaris The university shows demonstrators chanting “fill their seats” outside the Hart Senate office building on Monday morning. Protesters asking Senators to refuse confirmation were arrested outside the building after sitting down, according to the Washington Post. Other footage shot by Laoutaris shows a crowd claiming that “abortion kills humans,” while another video shows people kneeling in prayer. Credit: Rose Laoutaris via Storyful

Place of originWhen Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation hearing begins, the demonstrators say “fill that seat.”

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