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Justice Clarence Thomas has been discharged from the hospital

Mar 25, 2022, 8:51 AM | Updated: 9:01 am
WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 21: Associate Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas speaks at the Heritage...
WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 21: Associate Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas speaks at the Heritage Foundation on October 21, 2021 in Washington, DC. Clarence Thomas has now served on the Supreme Court for 30 years. He was nominated by former President George H. W. Bush in 1991 and is the second African-American to serve on the high court, following Justice Thurgood Marshall. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
(Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas got discharged today according to a tweet by SCOTUSblog.

Justice Thomas has been hospitalized since Friday due to an infection after experiencing flu-like symptoms. He was treated with intravenous antibiotics at Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington.

The court’s public information officer did not mention Thomas’ condition when he was released and declined to offer any more details on his stay in the hospital.

Justice Thomas is the longest-serving member of the U.S. Supreme Court, and did not participate in the oral arguments before the court on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.

 

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Justice Clarence Thomas has been discharged from the hospital