Supreme Court: Gins­burg has no re­main­ing can­cer


WASHINGTON — Tests re­vealed that Jus­tice Ruth Bader Gins­burg has no ad­di­tional can­cer fol­low­ing her surgery in De­cem­ber, and no fur­ther treat­ment is needed, the Supreme Court an­nounced Fri­day.

“Jus­tice Gins­burg will con­tinue to work from home next week and will par­tic­i­pate in the con­sid­er­a­tion and decision of the cases on the ba­sis of the briefs and the tran­scripts of oral ar­gu­ments,” court spokes­woman Kath­leen Ar­berg said in a state­ment.

Jan. 9. Grave­side ser­vices 2 p.m. Tuesday, Ev­er­green Ceme­tery (Huber-Reynolds, Minco).


Sar­tori, Ter­rie Lu­cille, 55, died Jan. 9. Ser­vices 10 a.m. Satur­day, Tri­umph Fam­ily Wor­ship Cen­ter, Ok­la­homa City (Von­del L. Smith & Son at South Lakes, Ok­la­homa City).


Lackey, Wanda May, 82, died Jan. 10. Grave­side ser­vices

2 p.m. Tuesday, Resthaven Mem­ory Gar­dens, Ok­la­homa City (Von­del L. Smith and Son South, Ok­la­homa City).


Hub­bard, John W., 78, died Jan. 6. Grave­side ser­vices 2 p.m. Mon­day, Fort Sill National Ceme­tery, El­gin (Bill Eisen­hour SE, Del City).


Arin­wine, Lloyd, 90, died Jan.

7. Ser­vices 10 a.m. Mon­day (Temple and Sons, Ok­la­homa City).

Brad­ford, Joel, 94, died Dec. 22. Ser­vices 11 a.m. Fri­day, Fairview Bap­tist Church (Rolfe, Ok­la­homa City).

Buck­ley, Rhee, 79, died Jan.

7. Ser­vices 2:30 p.m. Mon­day (Temple and Sons, Ok­la­homa City).

Colum­bus, Marco, 49, died Jan. 4. Ser­vices 2 p.m. Jan. 19, Uni­ver­sity of Ok­la­homa M.S.B. Ball­room, Nor­man (Temple and Sons, Ok­la­homa City).

Council, Charles D., 83, died Jan. 9. Ser­vices 10 a.m. Mon­day (Von­del L. Smith and Son South, Ok­la­homa City).

DeMuth, Richard Leo, 76, died Jan. 6. Me­mo­rial ser­vices 2 p.m. Mon­day (Ad­van­tage, Ok­la­homa City).

Gil­yard, Michael Ed­mund David, 42, died Dec. 25. Ser­vices 11 a.m. Wed­nes­day, Di­vine Wis­dom Wor­ship Cen­ter (Brown-Thomas, Chick­asha).

Potts, Stephanie, 52, died Jan.

7. Ser­vices 11 a.m. Tuesday, New Hope Bap­tist Church (Rolfe, Ok­la­homa City).

Wal­lace, Jimmy, 63, died Jan. 7. Ser­vices 1 p.m. Mon­day (Temple and Sons, Ok­la­homa City).

Wil­son, Troy G., 63, died Jan.

6. Cel­e­bra­tion of life 10 a.m. Satur­day, Light of God Church (Craw­ford Fam­ily, Ed­mond).


Roper, Jimmy Ear­lene, 71, died Jan. 10. Ser­vices 2 p.m. Mon­day (Stout-Phillips, We­woka). Stephens, Cliff, 82, died Jan. 9. Pri­vate ser­vices (Af­ford­able Cre­ma­tion Ser­vice, Ok­la­homa City).


D’Aguanno, Kyler Paul, 2, died Jan. 9. Ser­vices 2 p.m. Mon­day, Stonewall Bap­tist Church, Stonewall (Brown’s, Coal­gate).


Con­rad, Mable Evelyn, 85, died Jan. 9. Ser­vices 2 p.m. Satur­day, Church of the First Born, Ho­bart (Ray and Martha’s, Ho­bart).

“Her re­cov­ery from surgery is on track. Post-surgery eval­u­a­tion in­di­cates no ev­i­dence of re­main­ing dis­ease, and no fur­ther treat­ment is re­quired.”

Gins­burg had surgery Dec. 21 for two ma­lig­nant nod­ules in her left lung, the 85-year-old jus­tice’s third bout with can­cer. Bar­ron, Ben­jer­man v. Stephanie

The pul­monary lobec­tomy was per­formed at Me­mo­rial Sloan Ket­ter­ing Can­cer Cen­ter in New York.

This week, for the first time since she joined the court in 1993, she missed a round of oral ar­gu­ments. Gins­burg is the old­est mem­ber of the court, and the longest­serv­ing

Flores, Loida Eu­nice v. Flores Vitela, Ariel mem­ber of the court’s four-mem­ber lib­eral wing.

Her ab­sence this week has raised ques­tions about whether she would con­tinue on the court.

Her re­tire­ment would give Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump a chance to nom­i­nate a third jus­tice.

Ruth Bader Gins­burg

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