U.S. ambassador sworn into office via Kindle

BY Justin Scuiletti  June 2, 2014 at 6:38 PM EDT

Suzi LeVine, United States ambassador to Switzerland & Liechtenstein, became the first U.S. ambassador to be sworn in by an e-reader during a ceremony Monday.

LeVine recited her oath of office while placing a hand on a Kindle displaying a digital copy of the U.S. Constitution.