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Chief Justice Roberts hospitalized after fall
NBC News ^ | July 30th, 2007 | Pete Williams

Posted on 07/30/2007 2:48:26 PM PDT by GravityFree

WASHINGTON - Chief Justice John Roberts was taken to a hospital in Maine on Monday after falling while on vacation, the Supreme Court told NBC News.

Roberts, 52, fell at his summer home between 2 and 3 p.m. ET off Port Clyde. The court said he was taken to a hospital as a precaution.

An emergency medical technician said Roberts was conscious and alert during the ambulance ride, NBC News' Pete Williams reported.

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Supreme Court spokeswoman Kathy Arberg said she did not know how he fell or what injuries he might have suffered.

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TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; News/Current Events; Philosophy; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: courts; johnroberts; judge; law; scotus; seebreakingnews
Ok everyone, keep your fingers crossed !!!
1 posted on 07/30/2007 2:48:29 PM PDT by GravityFree
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To: GravityFree

Just confirmed by Supreme Court spokesperson that he suffered a benign idiopathic seizure.


2 posted on 07/30/2007 4:04:12 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet (Cuius testiculos habeas, habeas cardia et cerebellum)
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