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LIVE: Ruth Bader Ginsburg is first woman to lie in state at US Capitol

1 month ago   |   By WISN

Capping days of commemorations of her extraordinary life, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg becomes the first woman in American history to lie in state in the U.S. Capitol.
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LIVE: Ginsburg is first woman to lie in state at US Capitol

LIVE: Ginsburg is first woman to lie in state at US Capitol

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

WASHINGTON - Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg becomes the first woman in American history to lie in state in the U.S. Capitol on Friday morning.
Ginsburg, who died last week at age 87 , also will be the first Jewish-American to lie in state and just the second Supreme Court justice. The first, Chief Justice William Howard Taft, also had been president.
Ginsburg's casket will be brought to the Capitol Friday morning for a private ceremony in Statuary Hall attended by her family and lawmakers, and with musical selections from one of Ginsburg's favorite opera singers, mezzo-soprano...
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RBG Is Still Making History

RBG Is Still Making History

1 month ago   |   By Newser

Capping days of commemorations of her extraordinary life, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday becomes the first woman in American history to lie in state in the US Capitol, per the AP. Ginsburg, who died last week at age 87, also will be the first Jewish-American to lie...
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Pioneering Justice Ginsburg makes history again with U.S. Capitol honor

Pioneering Justice Ginsburg makes history again with U.S. Capitol honor

1 month ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a champion of gender equality, will make history again on Friday as the first woman and the first Jewish person to lie in state in the U.S. Capitol.
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