Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in her chambers in Washington, Aug. 23, 2013. Ginsburg, 80, vowed in an interview to stay on the Supreme Court as long as her health and intellect remained strong, saying she was fully engaged in her work as the leader of the liberal wing of what she called ‚Äúone of the most activist courts in history.‚Äù (Todd Heisler/The New York Times) ORG XMIT: MIN2013082414454512
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Justice Ginsburg: 'I will stay on the court'
- October 5, 2013 - 5:26 PM
‘I will stay on the court’
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg turns 81 in March, just as the court starts the really heavy lifting. The oldest current justice, Ginsburg — a two-time cancer survivor — used multiple interviews over the summer to dampen the retirement speculation that now inevitably shadows her. “As long as I can do the work full steam, I will stay on the court,” Ginsburg said.
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