Ruth Bader Ginsburg: US Supreme Court oldest justice treated for possible infection
US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has been taken to hospital in Maryland "for treatment of a possible infection", the court has said.
It said in Baltimore's Johns Hopkins Hospital she "underwent an endoscopic procedure... to clean out a bile duct stent that was placed last August".
Ms Ginsburg, 87, was "resting comfortably" and would stay in the hospital for a few days.
As the court's most senior liberal justice, her health is closely watched.
She has received hospital treatment a number of times in recent years, but has...