The fearless Associate Justice succumbed to metastatic pancreatic cancer at the age of 87. She was well-known for championing women’s rights throughout her illustrious career.
Nanette Medved-Po took to Instagram to express her sadness over the news.
“Today the world loses a star … 😞 but her light will continue to inspire generations… Thank you for making the world better because you were in it … RIP RBG 👑,” she wrote on Instagram. She accompanied it with a photo of Ruth with a golden crown.