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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg recovering after heart procedure
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg recovering after heart procedure

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who vowed this year to stay on the Supreme Court as long as she could go “full steam,” announced Wednesday she had undergone a “coronary catheterization procedure” to have a stent put in her right coronary artery. Ginsburg, 81, was said to be resting comfortably at MedStar Washington Hospital Center and was expected to be discharged within 48 hours. A statement issued by the court said a “coronary blockage was discovered after Justice Ginsburg experienced discomfort during routine exercise last night.” Ginsburg is the senior liberal on the closely divided court, and her health and longevity have become a topic of...

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