Justices' Financial Disclosures Reveal Book Sales, Inheritance
Law360 (June 14, 2021, 6:12 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court justices have released their financial disclosures for 2020, revealing the year's most successful book author on the court and another justice's seven-figure inheritance.
The documents, posted online Friday by judicial watchdog group Fix the Court, show that Justice Sonia Sotomayor outearned her high court colleagues with $212,181 in additional income from Penguin Random House. Most of that amount was book royalties, with the remaining portion an advance.
Justice Neil Gorsuch took home an extra $100,000 from his first book since his appointment to the high court, "A Republic, If You Can Keep It," while Justice Stephen Breyer...
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