Ruth Bader Ginsburg
The latest news about Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the second female justice appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court and the first to officiate a same-sex wedding. Appointed to the nation's highest court by President Bill Clinton in 1993, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg generally votes with the liberal wing of the court. Born in 1933, the Bronx native went on to Cornell University and later Harvard University for law school. However, she would later transfer to Columbia University. Forbes magazine named her one of the 100 Most Powerful Women in 2009, and she has received honorary Doctor of Law degrees from Princeton and Harvard.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has Health Scare But Is Home for Thanksgiving
November 27 2014 8:12 PM ET

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has Health Scare

Lucas Grindley

The oldest member of the Supreme Court gave court watchers a scare.

WATCH: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Sees 'No Crying Need' for SCOTUS to Take Up Marriage
October 20 2014 1:51 PM ET

Ginsburg: 'No Crying Need' for SCOTUS to Take Up Marriage

Sunnivie Brydum

When asked if it's 'feasible' for any marriage equality state to go back to banning same-sex weddings, the Supreme Court justice smirked and said she couldn't yet offer an opinion.

Justice Ginsburg: Marriage Equality Attests to ‘Genius’ of U.S. Constitution
September 07 2013 12:01 PM ET

Ginsburg: Marriage Equality Shows Constitution's ‘Genius’

Daniel Reynolds

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg discussed marriage equality and the 'genius' of the Constitution during a speech at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia.

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