Chief Justice John Roberts is the victim of credit card fraud, according to multiple reports out today.
"Chief Justice John Roberts is paying Washington D.C.-area establishments in cash this week, after being targeted by credit card fraud," reports Huffington Post, which goes on to note that he's been seen paying with cash at local establishments.
"Roberts was overheard by The Huffington Post making a similar claim at a D.C. barber shop on Wednesday, noting that the theft had apparently originated from a suspect in Kentucky."
The Washington Post reported on a similar story:
Roberts usually uses a credit card to buy his morning coffee at his local Starbucks in suburban Maryland.
But on Tuesday, when he needed to be extra sharp for the arguments that day over California’s ban of same-sex marriage, he had to pay in cash.
Seems someone had gotten his credit-card numbers, he told the cashier, and he was obliged to cancel the card.