Photo Credit: Embassy of the US in Luxembourg
US Supreme Court Justices Samuel A. Alito, Jr., Stephen G. Breyer, (Ret.) Sandra Day O’Connor, John G. Roberts, Ruth Bader Ginsberg, President of Court of Justice of the EU Vassilios Skouris, US Ambassador Robert Mandell & Luxembourg Prime Minister Bettel, on Feb. 12 2014, in Luxembourg

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has been hospitalized at George Washington Medical Center in Washington DC after falling in her office at the Court on Wednesday night.

Ginsburg reportedly left the Court after her fall and went home but later went to the hospital after she continued to feel unwell.


The justice was diagnosed with three broken ribs on the left side; she was admitted to the hospital and kept for observation and treatment according to a statement by the spokesperson for the Court.

Ginsberg, 85, was appointed by President Bill Clinton and took the oath of office on August 10, 1993. She is the second female justice of four to be confirmed to the Court.


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Hana Levi Julian is a Middle East news analyst with a degree in Mass Communication and Journalism from Southern Connecticut State University. A past columnist with The Jewish Press and senior editor at Arutz 7, Ms. Julian has written for, and other media outlets, in addition to her years working in broadcast journalism.