BREAKING: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Fractures Three Ribs in Fall, Hospitalized


Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has been taken to George Washington hospital following a fall at the Court on Wednesday night.

According to a Court spokesperson (via CNN’s Manu Raju), Ginsburg has fractured three ribs in the fall.

According to a report from NBC’s Pete Williams, Ginsburg, 85, actually went home after the fall on Wednesday night. But she felt discomfort overnight and decided to go to the hospital early Thursday morning — where she has been admitted for observation and treatment.

Watch above, via MSNBC.

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