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Entertainment Mourners pay tribute outside U.S. Supreme Court as battle brews over RBG's successor

20:41  21 september  2020
20:41  21 september  2020 Source:   msn.com

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Last Wish: “I Will Not Be Replaced Until A New President Is Installed.”

  Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Last Wish: “I Will Not Be Replaced Until A New President Is Installed.” Feminist icon and legal powerhouse Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died on Friday at the age 87 due to complications from metastatic pancreatic cancer, the Supreme Court announced. She died in her home in Washington, D.C., surrounded by her family. It’s hard to overstate Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg’s contributions to the legal fight for women’s rights over the years. During her 27-year career on the Supreme Court, she argued for equal pay for men and women, women’s participation in the military, and for reproductive rights. In many of her famous cases, she was a dissenting voice: In 2014, she wrote a powerful dissent from the court’s decision in Burwell v.

— Mourners are streaming past the steps of the U . S . Supreme Court in a tranquil show of respect for Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Across the street on Capitol Ginsburg, only the second woman to ever sit on the Supreme Court , died Friday at 87 of complications from cancer. Her death has seized the U . S . by

WASHINGTON, Wash. — Mourners are streaming past the steps of the U . S . Supreme Court in a tranquil show of respect for Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Across the street on Capitol Hill, however, a much less serene political battle is brewing over how to succeed the legendary high- court liberal.

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WASHINGTON, Wash. — Mourners are streaming past the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court in a tranquil show of respect for Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Across the street on Capitol Hill, however, a much less serene political battle is brewing over how to succeed the legendary high-court liberal.

Ginsburg, only the second woman to ever sit on the Supreme Court, died Friday at 87 of complications from cancer.

Her death has seized the U.S. by the lapels, not least because it gives President Donald Trump a chance to install another conservative jurist before the Nov. 3 election.

‘RBG’ Directors On How Ruth Bader Ginsburg Wanted To Be Remembered

  ‘RBG’ Directors On How Ruth Bader Ginsburg Wanted To Be Remembered Betsy West and Julie Cohen, who directed RBG, the feature-length documentary about Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, reacted Friday to Ginsburg’s death Friday at age 87. “Like so many Americans, we are crushed by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg,” West and Cohen said in a joint statement. “Even had she not become a Supreme Court Justice, Ginsburg earned a place in history for what she did to win equality for American women.

WASHINGTON, Wash. — Mourners are streaming past the steps of the U . S . Supreme Court in a tranquil show of respect for Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Across the street on Capitol Hill, however, a much less serene political battle is brewing over how to succeed the legendary high- court liberal.

WASHINGTON, Wash. — Mourners are streaming past the steps of the U . S . Supreme Court in a tranquil show of respect for Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Across the street on Capitol Hill, however, a much less serene political battle is brewing over how to succeed the legendary high- court liberal.

Trump says he expects to name a nominee before the end of the week, likely Friday or Saturday.

Democrats have vowed to block the effort, insisting the choice should be made by the next president.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Sept. 21, 2020.

The Canadian Press


Video: Trump to name Supreme Court nominee this week (cbc.ca)

US Supreme Court. Trump promises a name quickly, probably a woman .
© Brendan Smialowski / AFP The displayed desire of the tenant of the White House to go fast, despite Democratic criticism, promises an end to the presidential campaign electric in the United States. Donald Trump said overnight Saturday through Sunday that he would quickly come up with a name, that of a woman, to replace Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Referring to an announcement from "next week".

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