[ fawr-tuh s ]
/ ˈfɔr təs /
Abe,1910–1982, U.S. lawyer, government official, and jurist: associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 1965–69.
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A longtime confidant of and lawyer for Lyndon Johnson, Fortas remained a close advisor after joining the Court.Ruth Bader Ginsburg Levels With Us on Why She’s Not Retiring|Jeff Greenfield|September 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST