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The Latest: Hundreds gather at Supreme Court to mourn RBG

Posted On: Sep 19, 2020   |   Posted By: My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Latest on the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg :
9:10 p.m.
Hundreds of people have gathered outside the U.S. Supreme Court to mourn the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
Dozens in the crowd were lighting candles on Friday night and sat somberly on the high court's steps. Ginsburg died Friday of metastatic pancreatic cancer at age 87 after 27 years on the court.
The crowd left candles, flowers, small American flags and handwritten condolence messages. Some wept as they placed the bouquets of flowers on the steps. “RBG” was also drawn inside a pink chalk heart in the sidewalk. Flags outside the court were also flying at half staff.
Jennifer Berger was among those who had gathered outside the courthouse. The 37-year-old said she wanted to show her support and pay tribute to Ginsburg.
Ginsburg spent her final years on the bench as the unquestioned leader of the court's liberal wing and became something of a rock star to her admirers. Young women...

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