Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg offered a grim assessment of the judicial confirmations process. If she were nominated to the Supreme Court today, her background as a civil rights attorney would likely prevent her from being confirmed:
Natalie Portman Will Play Ruth Bader Ginsburg In A New Biopic & It's A Feminist Dream Of A Movie. The Basis of Sex is a biopic about Justice Ginsburg that follows her numerous obstacles and victories in her fight to advance equal rights during her career.
<b>August 10, 1993</b> Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is sworn in as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. From left to right stand President Bill Clinton, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Martin Ginsburg, and Chief Justice William Rehnquist.