Category: Ginsburg

FLASHBACK: Ginsburg on Kaepernick Protests: ‘I Think It’s Dumb and Disrespectful’
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FLASHBACK: Ginsburg on Kaepernick Protests: ‘I Think It’s Dumb and Disrespectful’

As America continues to reflect on the life of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, it is notable to remember that she was not a supporter of former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s protests during the national anthem. In 2016, when the former San Francisco 49ers second-string quarterback first began taking a knee in protest against…

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Live Cancer Spotted in February, Chemo Started in May
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Live Cancer Spotted in February, Chemo Started in May

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has been undergoing chemotherapy for “recurrence of cancer” for the last several weeks, she revealed in a statement on Friday. “On May 19, I began a course of chemotherapy (gemcitabine) to treat a recurrence of cancer,” the 87-year-old justice said in a statement. “A periodic scan in February followed…

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Leaves Hospital, Will Have Gallstone Removed
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Leaves Hospital, Will Have Gallstone Removed

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was discharged from Johns Hopkins University Hospital Wednesday after staying the night for a non-surgical procedure for acute cholecystitis, a benign gallbladder condition. Earlier Wednesday, the 87-year-old spoke from her hospital bed as the court heard arguments about Obamacare’s requirement that women be provided access to no-cost contraceptives. She will return to…

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Hospitalized After Having Chills and Fever
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Hospitalized After Having Chills and Fever

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was hospitalized on Friday evening after coming down with the chills and a fever, the high court announced Saturday. “Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was admitted to Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland, last night after experiencing chills and fever earlier in the day. She was initially evaluated at Sibley…

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg: I’m Alive and ‘on My Way to Being Very Well’ After Cancer Scares
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg: I’m Alive and ‘on My Way to Being Very Well’ After Cancer Scares

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg gave a public health update at the National Book Festival in Washington D.C. Saturday amid recent reports that she was treated for pancreatic cancer, telling the crowd that she is alive and “on my way to being very well” following her latest cancer treatment. The 86-year-old justice reportedly started radiation…

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Treated for Cancer on Pancreas
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Treated for Cancer on Pancreas

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg recently underwent three weeks of radiation treatment following the discovery of a cancerous tumor on her pancreas, a court spokesperson announced Friday. Ginsburg, 86, began radiation therapy at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City on August 5th, according to the court. Doctors from the hospital said tests show…

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