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.

The ambassador to Vietnam and his husband held the ceremony in their Hanoi residence. 

August 13 2015 12:22 PM

The state jurist, who advised officials to ignore a federal court ruling on marriage equality, wants the federal justice to be impeached for officiating a same-sex wedding.

May 28 2015 3:48 PM

Yesterday proved RBG is the most gay-friendly Supreme Court justice ever.

May 18 2015 3:40 PM

In the very definition of 'necessary but dangerous,' could a pro-marriage equality ruling from the Supreme Court stop 'the momentum that was on the side of change?'

April 23 2015 8:30 AM

The Supreme Court justice made her most forthcoming remarks to date about the future of marriage equality in the U.S.

February 12 2015 1:53 PM

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

November 27 2014 8:12 PM

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.

October 20 2014 2:51 PM

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.

September 07 2013 1:01 PM