WASHINGTON (AP) — A tweet Monday from a brand new bride introduced the primary sighting of ailing Supreme Court docket Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in months — officiating at an out of doors wedding ceremony Sunday.
The picture of the 87-year-old Ginsburg, who introduced in July she is being handled for most cancers, exhibits her through the wedding ceremony ceremony Sunday of Barb Solish and Danny Kazin, in accordance with Solish’s Twitter feed.
“2020 has been tough, however yesterday was Supreme,” Solish tweeted.
Within the picture, Ginsburg is carrying her judicial gown with an ornamental black-and-white embroidered collar.
The justice is an in depth good friend of one of many households and the festivities happened outside at a non-public residence, court docket spokeswoman Kathy Arberg mentioned. Solish famous on Twitter that each she and her husband “examined destructive” earlier than the ceremony, presumably for COVID-19.
Ginsburg and the remainder of the court docket primarily disappeared from view when the court docket in March was closed to the general public due to the virus outbreak. The justices started assembly by phone and held arguments by telephone in Might, their voices however not their photos obtainable to the general public.
The court docket handed down opinions into the center of July, however the justices didn’t take the bench to announce their selections as they typically do. Slightly, opinions have been posted on-line.
Shortly after the court docket completed its work for the summer time, Ginsburg introduced she was present process chemotherapy to deal with lesions on her liver. It’s the fifth time she’s handled most cancers previously 20 years. On the identical time, she mentioned she would proceed to serve on the court docket.
Kazin works for the Democratic Congressional Marketing campaign Committee and Solish is on the Nationwide Alliance on Psychological Sickness.