Only 1 girl labored on the employees for the Harvard Law Review whenever Ruth Bader Ginsburg arrived on campus in 1956. It could be another 2 full decades before a female had been elected to lead the school’s prestigious appropriate journal.

The Supreme Court justice this week addressed the slate that is current of in chief from the top 16 legislation schools in the united states. For the very first time ever, each one is ladies.

“It’s this kind of contrast to your ancient times once I was at legislation college, ” Ginsburg stated during a gathering in Washington to mark the 100th anniversary regarding the ratification regarding the nineteenth Amendment, which granted ladies the ability to vote.