Ginsburg Hospitalized For 'Minimally Invasive' Stent Revision

Law360 (July 29, 2020, 11:14 PM EDT) -- U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is in a New York City hospital after a "minimally invasive" procedure to fix a stent, according to a high court statement Wednesday that said the 87-year-old justice and liver cancer patient expects to be discharged by the weekend.

Justice Ginsburg is at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, where doctors on Wednesday performed a nonsurgical procedure to revise a bile duct stent placed last fall, the court said.

"According to her doctors, stent revisions are common occurrences and the procedure, performed using endoscopy and medical imaging guidance, was done to minimize the risk of future...

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