The president of the highest court in the land, Fernando Cruz, with a take home salary of ¢6.3 million monthly claims he is “middle class”.

In an interview with La Nacion on Tuesday (October 23), he said, ‘If they take away my salary, I will be in poverty’.

The tax reform bill before Cruz’s court calls for drastic cuts to the salaries and benefits of the Judiciary.

Sources: Crho, La Nacion


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