Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Champion Of Gender Equality, Dies At 87

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  1. James Long

    James Long Ready for Uplink! Staff Member Super Moderator

    Apr 17, 2003
    Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Champion Of Gender Equality, Dies At 87

    Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the demure firebrand who in her 80s became a legal, cultural and feminist icon, died Friday. The Supreme Court announced her death, saying the cause was complications from metastatic cancer of the pancreas.

    The court, in a statement, said Ginsburg died at her home in Washington surrounded by family. She was 87.

    "Our nation has lost a justice of historic stature," Chief Justice John Roberts said. "We at the Supreme Court have lost a cherished colleague. Today we mourn but with confidence that future generations will remember Ruth Bader Ginsburg as we knew her, a tireless and resolute champion of justice."
  2. codespy

    codespy Go Pack Go!!!! DBSTalk Club

    Mar 29, 2006
    My wife is sick to her stomach right now with the passing of RGB. She may be having well more than just two glasses of wine tonight. :(
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  3. NYDutch

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    Dec 28, 2013
    RBG was one of a kind. She will be missed!
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  4. scooper

    scooper Hall Of Fame

    Apr 22, 2002
    Kansas City KS
    The nation will miss her, but with her health issues, she's in a better place.

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