Officials have confirmed that Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has made the decision to quit two major upcoming speaking engagements,
Ginsburg was scheduled to appear at The 92nd Street Y in New York for a discussion about the state of the union and her career so far. She was also scheduled to appear at an LA cultural center.
This decision comes in the wake of a December lung cancer surgery. Ginsburg has yet to make a full recovery.
It’s been a rough couple of months for Ginsburg. She broke ribs in a fall in late 2018 and lung cancer was discovered shortly after. She subsequently missed two weeks of Supreme Court arguments. Ongoing recovery efforts continue to force her to drastically lower her exertion levels.
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