President Trump Names Chicago Federal Appeals Court Judge Amy Coney Barrett As Supreme Court NomineeThe pick caps a  dramatic reshaping of the federal judiciary that will resonate for a generation and that he hopes will provide a needed boost to his reelection effort.
Sen. Durbin Urges Republicans To Oppose Filling Supreme Court Seat Before Election; 'A New President Should Fill This Vacancy'President Donald Trump has said he plans to nominate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s successor this weekend, after her memorial services are held.
Chicago Judge Amy Coney Barrett, A Front-Runner For Supreme Court Vacancy, Hailed By Right, Feared By LeftPresident Donald Trump has said he’ll nominate a woman and Barrett is thought to be at the top of his list of favorites.
Lightfoot Slams 'Hypocrisy' Of GOP Push To Fill Ginsburg's Supreme Court Seat Before Election; Chicago Judge Among Top Contenders"The hypocrisy of Mitch McConnell, the hypocrisy of Lindsey Graham, they’ll have to have a reckoning with that," Lightfoot said of Senate Republicans' vow to vote on President Trump's nominee for the Supreme Court before the election, contrary to their move to block President Obama's nomination of Merrick Garland in 2016.
Winnetka Attorney Jack Levin Remembers Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg As A 'Tiger' For Justice, But Also Down-To-EarthThe late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s ties to Chicago are many – and while she will be remembered for her time presiding over the nation’s most powerful courtroom, she also spent time in the Chicago area presiding over a wedding.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Says She's Being Treated For Cancer RecurrenceRuth Bader Ginsburg said Friday that she is being treated for a recurrence of cancer, but she said she will "remain a member of the Court."
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Talks About Law, Life Philosophy At University Of ChicagoU.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg discussed a wide range of subjects – from advances for women to the development of the “Notorious RBG” moniker – at a conversation at the University of Chicago Monday.
Ginsburg Makes First Public Appearance Since Cancer SurgeryShe missed arguments at the court in January, her first illness-related absence in more than 25 years as a justice, and has been recuperating at her home in Washington.
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Up And Working After Surgery
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has Cancerous Nodules Removed From LungBefore joining the bench, she pushed for women's rights in the 1970s, winning five of her six cases argued before the Supreme Court. She was the second woman to serve on the high court, following Justice Sandra Day O'Connor.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Hospitalized After Fracturing Ribs In Fall