Promote Your Attorney Profile on Law.net - Get Found / Earn More!
Former Netflix Employee Sued by Company for Kickbacks
Former Netflix Employee Sued by Company for Kickbacks
Obama’s Immigration Moves Lawful, Experts Say
Obama’s Immigration Moves Lawful, Experts Say
‘Bachelor’ Creator Charged after Playing Recordings of Dogs Barking
‘Bachelor’ Creator Charged after Playing Recordings of Dogs Barkin...
Kansas Attorney Disbarred Due to “Inexplicable Incompetence”
Kansas Attorney Disbarred Due to “Inexplicable Incompetence”
Your profile matches an open legal position. Apply now!
Legal Job Listings

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Said She is Not Going Anywhere

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

In an interview with Yahoo News on Thursday, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said that she is not headed anywhere in regards to leaving the Supreme Court bench.

“All I can say is that I am still here and likely to remain for a while,” Ginsburg said. She made the comments in response to liberals who are calling for her to retire so President Barack Obama can fill her seat on the bench with another justice who has the same thinking as her.

Ginsburg told Yahoo News that she likens herself to Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis, who did not retire until he was 82. She says he is the reason why she should remain on the bench.

Get JD Journal in Your Mail
Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!




“I expect to stay at least that long,” Ginsburg said.

This is not the first time Ginsburg has said that she will not relinquish her seat on the United States Supreme Court bench. She said that she will continue to work “as long as I think I have the candlepower” back in March of 2013.

Then again in May of this year, Ginsburg said that she expected pressure to come for her to step down.

“It’s expectable. I’m now the oldest judge on the court. I can’t say that I ignore it, but I have to do what seems to me to be right,” Ginsburg said.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Said She is Not Going Anywhere by

  • marconi314

    Watching Ginsburg is like watching . . .

Tagged: ,

Posted by on July 31, 2014. Filed under Legal News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.

 

 

Job of the Day
Public Finance Associate
USA-NY-Rochester

Harter Secrest & Emery LLP seeks an attorney with 2+ years public finance experience (either as a bond lawyer or as a Section 103 tax lawyer). Enthusiasm for client service and initiative are essentia...

Related Posts: