November 28, 2005
Chunk of marble falls from top of Supreme Court
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A chunk of marble fell from near the
roof of the U.S. Supreme Court onto the stairs in the front of
the building but no one was injured, a court spokeswoman said.
Spokeswoman Kathy Arberg said the marble, from what was
believed to be dentil molding at the top of the building, fell
at midmorning, about a half hour before the court was to open.
There was no one on the stairs at the time.
the building saying, "Equal Justice under Law."