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On This Date in Legal History

On August 10, 1993, Ruth Bader Ginsburg was sworn in as an Associate Justice on the United States Supreme Court. Read more about her at http://bit.ly/1MfCTK6.

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On This Date in Legal History

On August 2, 1993, President Clinton’s nomination of Ruth Bader Ginsburg as an Associate Justice on the Supreme Court was brought to the Senate floor. Read what Senators had to say about her qualifications in the Congressional Record at http://1.usa.gov/1OH7CPk. … Continue reading

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On This Date in Legal History

The case Weinberger v. Wiesenfeld arose after a widower, Steven C. Wiesenfeld (“Wiesenfeld”) was denied his Social Security survivor benefits upon his wife’s death during childbirth. Wiesenfeld opted not to work (outside the home) in order to raise their child. His wife, … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Justice Ginsburg!

On March 15, 1933, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg (aka “The Notorious R.B.G.) was born in Brooklyn, New York.  Read more about the Justice at http://www.lawsuitgame.com/blog/?p=3182.

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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

On August 10, 1993, Ruth Bader Ginsburg was sworn in as the 107th justice on the United States Supreme Court. Read more about her at http://bit.ly/1MfCTK6.

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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

On August 2, 1993, President Clinton’s nomination of Ruth Bader Ginsburg to be an Associate Justice on the Supreme Court was brought to the Senate floor. Read what Senators had to say about her qualifications in the Congressional Record at … Continue reading

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On This Date in Legal History

The case Weinberger v. Wiesenfeld arose after a widower, Steven C. Wiesenfeld (“Wiesenfeld”) was denied his Social Security survivor benefits after his wife’s death during childbirth. Wiesenfeld opted not to work (outside the home) in order to raise their child. … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Justice Ginsburg

On this date in 1933 Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg (aka “The Notorious R.B.G.) was born in Brooklyn, New York.  Read more about the Justice @ http://www.lawsuitgame.com/blog/?p=3182.

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On This Date in Legal History

Sally Reed and her former husband, Cecil, each petitioned an Idaho Probate Court to be appointed administrator of their son’s estate in the case Reed v. Reed.  The Court appointed Cecil Reed without determining either parent’s qualifications, since an Idaho … Continue reading

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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

On August 10, 1993, Ruth Bader Ginsburg was sworn in as the 107th justice on the United States Supreme Court. Read more about her at http://bit.ly/1MfCTK6.

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On This Date in Legal History

On August 2, 1993, President Clinton’s nomination of Ruth Bader Ginsburg to be an Associate Justice on the Supreme Court was brought to the Senate floor.  Read what Senators had to say about her qualifications in the Congressional Record at … Continue reading

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On This Day in Legal History

The case Weinberger v. Wiesenfeld arose after a widower, Stephen C. Wiesenfeld (“Wiesenfeld”) was denied his Social Security survivior benefits after his wife’s death during childbirth. Wiesenfeld opted not to work (outside the home) in order to raise their child. … Continue reading

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The Notorious R.B.G.

This past week Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg spoke at Georgetown Law School about her personal and professional life.  She talked about the hurdles she faced as a female lawyer when women were seen only as homemakers.  Even though … Continue reading

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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

President Clinton nominated Ruth Bader Ginsburg to the United States Supreme Court, and on this date in 1993, she was sworn in as an Associate Justice.  Recently Katie Couric interviewed her.  You can listen to this wonderful interview @ https://ca.news.yahoo.com/exclusive–ruth-bader-ginsburg-on-hobby-lobby-dissent-144600320.html.  Justice … Continue reading

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