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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Becomes First Woman, Jewish Person To Lie In State At The U.S. Capitol

1 month ago   |   By Forbes

Ginsburg's family, friends and distinguished political figures mourned the justice's death at a ceremony at the U.S. Capitol Friday.
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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg becomes the first woman to lie in state at the Capitol

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg becomes the first woman to lie in state at the Capitol

1 month ago   |   By Politico

The late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg began lying in state on Friday, becoming the first woman in U.S. history to do so.
After lying in repose in front of the Supreme Court for two days earlier this week, lawmakers and other acquaintances of the justice, who died a week ago, gathered in the Capitol's Statuary Hall to say their goodbyes and honor the legacy of the second female justice on the nation's highest court.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi opened the ceremony noting that it was with “profound sorrow” that she welcomed Ginsburg and her family.
Former Vice President Joe Biden and his wife...
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg makes history as first woman to lie in state at US Capitol

Ruth Bader Ginsburg makes history as first woman to lie in state at US Capitol

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is making history Friday as the first woman to lie in state at the US Capitol. Ginsburg, who died at 87 last week due to complications from metastatic pancreas cancer, is also the first person of Jewish faith to receive the honor, capping days of commemoration of her extraordinary...
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WATCH LIVE: Justice Ginsburg becomes first woman and Jewish person to lie in state at U.S. Capitol

1 month ago   |   By NY Daily News

Ginsburg's final visit to the Capitol comes as the Senate is gearing up for what promises to be one of the most combative confirmation processes over a Supreme Court nominee in decades.
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LIVE: Ruth Bader Ginsburg is first woman to lie in state at US Capitol

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

1 month ago   |   By WGAL

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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US election live blog: Ginsburg's historic memorial service

1 month ago   |   By Al Jazeera

Late US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is the first woman to lie in state in the US Capitol.
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