Ruth Bader Ginsburg, women's rights icon, dies at 87
NPR is reporting that Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has died at 87.
BREAKING: Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who charted a course for women’s rights at the U.S. Supreme Court and became… https://t.co/d4dd8PcZSB— NPR (@NPR) 1600472038
Also confirmed by New York Times Supreme Court reporter Adam Liptak.
RBG has died of "complications of metastatic pancreas cancer,” Supreme Court says— Adam Liptak (@Adam Liptak) 1600471980
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UPDATE: In a statement dictated to her granddaughter Clara Spera days before her death, Justice Ginsburg said, “My most fervent wish is that I will not be replaced until a new President is installed.” Per NPR reporter Susan Davis.