Ruth Bader Ginsburg

SCOTUS

Supreme Court Could Take on Fetal Burial Abortion Case

A conservative-leaning Supreme Court may decide to take on an anti-abortion law with implications for Roe v. Wade.
Marie Solis
1.11.19
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Ocasio-Cortez's Beat-Up Campaign Shoes to Be Featured in New Fashion Exhibition

Incoming Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's worn-out sneakers will be part of "Women Empowered: Fashions from the Frontline," an upcoming exhibition at Cornell University's Costume and Textile Collection.
Marie Solis
11.28.18
roe v. wade

Kavanaugh Misuses 'Ginsburg Rule' to Avoid Giving His Stance on Abortion, Advocates Say

Reproductive rights advocates argue that Brett Kavanaugh misinterpreted Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's comments from her own 1993 confirmation hearings, during which she said judges shouldn't opine on specific Supreme Court cases.
Marie Solis
9.5.18
supreme court

RBG Plans to Serve Supreme Court Until She's 90, Blocking Another Trump Pick

Longtime Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says she'll hold onto her seat for "at least five more years."
Marie Solis
7.30.18
politics

The Supreme Court Women Just Did a Fucking Awesome Job Defending Abortion Rights

Today, the Supreme Court began hearing arguments in "Whole Women's Health v. Hellerstadt," which will determine the constitutionality of Texas's notorious omnibus anti-abortion bill HB2. Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, and Elena Kagan...
Lauren Oyler
3.2.16
politics

Sleep Tight Tonight Knowing Ruth Bader Ginsburg Is Always Watching Over You

Read an annotated excerpt from the forthcoming book "Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg," in which RBG argues against unnecessary restrictions on abortions in the ongoing fight for women's right to their bodies.
Broadly Staff
10.22.15