Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has some choice words for the Supreme Court's handling of women's issues, saying in an interview with The New Republic that in at least one case, some justices acted as if women were incapable of making decisions for themselves.
Speaking of her dissent in Gonzalez v. Carhart, Ginsburg says:
Also in the interview, Ginsburg says that when she joined the Court, she wanted to take it "step by step to the realization... that the pedestal on which some thought women were standing all too often turned out to be a cage."
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Over the summer, Ginsburg made headlines for saying her male colleagues had a "blind spot" on women's issues.
Read the full interview here.
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