Excerpted from “'Birther' leader Orly Taitz ordered by Supreme Court to pay $20,000 fine for 'frivolous' lawsuit; Supreme Court tells “birther" leader to pay up” BY MICHAEL SHERIDAN, DAILY NEWS STAFF WRITER, NY Daily News, Monday, August 16th 2010, 1:36 PM
A leader of the generally ridiculed movement which believes President Obama was not born in the United States must pay a $20,000 fine she was slapped with in 2009, the nation’s highest court ruled Monday. …The Birther movement goes on … but $20,000 lighter …Excerpted from “'Birther Queen' Taitz Vows to Keep Fighting After Supreme Court Denies Appeal” Ryan J. Reilly, TPMMuckraker, August 16, 2010, 12:47PM
"I have means to pay, the public is collecting funds," Taitz said. She said she received $3,500 in four or five days. "Within a month, I will have the $20,000," Taitz said. "Most of them are contributing maybe $20, $25 dollars, there's a lot of support."