Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images)

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg undergoes chemotherapy to treat recurrence of cancer

Ginsburg says her recent hospitalization for an infection was unrelated to the cancer



Travis Gettys
July 17, 2020 4:57PM (UTC)

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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg announced that her cancer has returned.

The 87-year-old justice announced Friday that she had been undergoing chemotherapy since May 19 after a recurrence of cancer, but she intends to remain on the court.

Ginsburg said her recent hospitalization for an infection was unrelated to her cancer, and she said the results of her treatment so far have been positive.

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