Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to be honoured at US Supreme Court, Capitol

Crowds have gathered outside the court building, leaving flowers and other items in tribute, ever since her death on Friday from complications of pancreatic cancer.

Sep 21, 2020, 22:01 PM IST

Ruth Bader Ginsburg to be remembered with statue in her native Brooklyn

Ginsburg died Friday of complications from metastatic pancreatic cancer at age 87. A legal trailblazer and champion of women's rights, she became the high court's second female justice in 1993.

Sep 19, 2020, 23:18 PM IST

US politicians react to death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg; see here

Former US President George W Bush said, "She dedicated many of her 87 remarkable years to the pursuit of justice and equality, and she inspired more than one generation of women and girls."

Sep 19, 2020, 21:01 PM IST

Justin Theroux and Kathy Bates join Ruth Bader Ginsburg biopic

Actors Justin Theroux, Kathy Bates and Sam Waterston have joined the cast of Ruth Bader Ginsburg biopic titled "On the Basis of Sex".

Oct 03, 2017, 13:47 PM IST

Antonin Scalia, longest serving US Supreme Court judge, dies at 79

Conservative US Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has died, setting up a major political showdown between President Barack Obama and the Republican-controlled Senate over who will replace him just months before a presidential election.

Feb 14, 2016, 11:19 AM IST

Natalie Portman wants female director for Ginsburg biopic

Actress Natalie Portman is in negotiations to play Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in an upcoming biopic and wants a female director on board.

Jun 17, 2015, 08:59 AM IST

US Supreme Court late night rulings on death row fates

In an eleventh-hour reprieve, the US Supreme Court put a murderer`s execution on hold this week, a rare moment when a defense was able to slow, if only temporarily, the inexorable wheels of justice.

Oct 30, 2014, 11:41 AM IST

US Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg to preside over gay wedding

US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is to officiate at a wedding ceremony between two men this weekend, just two months after the court issued high-profile rulings on the highly divisive issue.

Aug 31, 2013, 09:13 AM IST