Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the leader of the high court's liberal wing, is sending a message to President Trump and Republicans in Congress: She intends to remain on the court as long as she's capable. That could prevent them from nominating and confirming her successor. Since the year began, she has outpaced her younger colleagues in public appearances, at one point making nine in the space of three weeks. "I am soon to be 85," she marveled last month at New York Law School, "And everyone wants to take their picture with me!" Ref. USAToday.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 85, has been hospitalized after breaking three ribs in a fall at court. Ginsburg fell in her office Wednesday night, the Supreme Court announced in a statement on Thursday. Ginsburg went home after the fall but continued to experience “discomfort overnight” and went to George Washington Hospital early Thursday. Tests revealed she fractured three ribs and she “was admitted for observation and treatment,” according to the statement. Ref. USAToday.
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg misses Supreme Court arguments for the first time ever, while recovering from lung cancer surgery. Ginsburg, 85, had surgery Dec. 21 to remove two cancerous growths from her left lung. She was released five days later and has been recovering at home. Her absence was not unexpected and does not indicate her condition has worsened. Ref. USAToday.
We interrupt Ruth Bader Ginsburg to share scoop from the journals of some good thinker:
Today is: 25th May (GMT), in history on the 25th of May, 1965 AD the following birth happened:
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