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    Sonia Sotomayor selected as New Year's Eve ball-dropper

    Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor was selected by New Year's Eve countdown event organizers to lead the New Year's Eve ball-drop in Times Square.

  • Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor has gotten more than $3 million in advance payments for her best-selling memoir from her publisher. The justice's annual financial disclosure forms were released Friday. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)

    From robes to riches: Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor nets over $3 million from memoir

    Being a Supreme Court justice has not only been good for Sonia Sotomayor's legal career, it's also helped her bank account. The justice on Friday reported that she’s received more than $3 million in advance payments for her best-selling memoir, "My Beloved World."

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