Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg of the U.S. Supreme Court made news twice with her six-page dissent to a court order allowing Texas to implement a restrictive voter identification law that a lower federal court found racially discriminatory.

The first time the justice made news by releasing her fiery dissent at 5 a.m. on a Saturday morning after having worked on it throughout the night. The second time was when she corrected a minor error in her opinion (which I had flagged on the Election Law Blog) and announced through the Supreme Court’s press office that she had made such a change.

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