Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Ruth Joan Bader Ginsburg was nominated by President William Jefferson Clinton as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. Following confirmation by the U.S. Senate, 97-3, Ginsburg was commissioned August 5, 2003, and took the oath of office August 10, 1993. Ginsburg is the second female Justice to serve on the Supreme Court. 
- Advisory Board, Center for Constitutional Democracy in Plural Societies 
- Honorary Chair, World Justice Project 
Ruth Joan Bader Ginsburg was born March 15, 1933, in Brooklyn, New York. 
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- Biography: Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Cornell Law School.
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Articles & Commentary
- Gina Holland, "Ginsburg: Congress' watchdog plan 'scary'," Associated Press (Seattle Post-Intelligencer), May 2, 2006.
- Chris Buell, "Ginsburg criticizes Congressional proposal for judicial watchdog," Jurist, May 3, 2006.
- "Supreme Court Justice tells legal group that plan to oversee judges 'like the Soviet Union'," The Raw Story, May 4, 2006.