Oral arguments in the lawsuit before the Supreme Court are set for a week after Election Day. It will be one of the first cases heard by Trump appointed conservative Justice Amy Coney Barrett.
The 48-year-old judge has voiced opposition to the Affordable Care Act, Roe vs. Wade, and LGBTQ rights in the past.
"Without her influence and legacy, none of those landmark rulings would have ever been possible."
The court is now split between five conservative jurists and three liberal justices. Whoever fills Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s vacancy will affect the makeup of the Supreme Court.
The loss of Ginsburg—as a pioneer for women’s rights and the underprivileged—is one that is keenly felt around the country.
Here are the details on some of Trump's potential picks, who could sway the Supreme Court to the right for years to come.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died Friday at her home in Washington, the court says. She was 87.