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Justice Ginsburg Is Back At The Supreme Court, And She’s Sending A Message

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg took the bench at the Supreme Court Tuesday, the first time she has heard arguments since her treatment for lung cancer in December 2018. The justice’s presence at Tuesday’s arguments was expected — the high court’s public information office announced Friday that Ginsburg would participate in a private conference among the justices to discuss pending petitions. ...

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Justice Ginsburg Returns To Supreme Court After Cancer Treatment

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg returned to the Supreme Court Friday, concluding a two-month absence that followed her treatment for lung cancer in December 2018. The Supreme Court’s public information office announced that Ginsburg will attend Friday’s private conference, where the justices make decisions about pending petitions. The Court will consider several urgent matters during the conference, including a request from ...

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Ginsburg’s Health Raises Frightening History Of Incapacity And Disability On The Supreme Court

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Fervid speculation as to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s well-being was set off in December when the Supreme Court abruptly announced that she was being treated for lung cancer. Though a positive prognosis has since allayed the worst fears of Ginsburg’s admirers, her continued struggles broach important but little discussed questions about judicial fitness in an era when unprecedented longevity often ...

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The Ginsburg Sighting – Ben Garrison Cartoon

Ruth Bader Ginsburg has become as elusive as the mysterious Sasquatch. Recently Democrats claimed RGB was spotted in public last week at a concert given by her daughter-in-law and other musicians. In this age of ubiquitous smartphone photo taking, no snaps–discreet or otherwise–were taken. The easy excuse proffered was, ‘Cameras were not allowed at the event.’ Nobody photographed her outside ...

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Justice Ginsburg Has No Remaining Cancer, Supreme Court Announces

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s recovery from a lung cancer operation is proceeding apace and there are no signs of further disease, the Supreme Court announced Friday afternoon. Ginsburg had two cancerous nodules removed from her lungs at the Sloan Kettering Memorial Cancer Center on Dec. 21. The procedure is called a pulmonary lobectomy. “Justice Ginsburg will continue to work from home next ...

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg To Miss Arguments Following Lung Cancer Procedure |

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg missed oral arguments Monday as she recuperates from cancer surgery. It’s not clear when the 85-year-old justice will return to work, though the Supreme Court’s public information office said she will continue to participate in official business from her home in Washington. Monday is the first time that Ginsburg has missed arguments since she ...

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg plans to Serve at Least Five More Years on Supreme Court

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said that she hopes to stay on the bench for another five years on Sunday speaking in New York City. “My senior colleague, Justice John Paul Stevens, he stepped down when he was 90, so think I have about at least five more years,” Ginsburg said. Ginsburg was appointed to the Supreme Court by President Bill ...

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