While on vacation in Florida Senior District Judge James Stocklas bought $10 worth of tickets to share with two friends. On coming back home, he discovered that life has changed drastically.
He discovered that one of their tickets won a huge $291 million Powerball jackpot. Now each of the three friends are set to receive more than $40 million even after the taxman gets his cut!
He says he will continue serving on the bench. As for the money, he wants to set-up trust funds for family members and to give a bit to charity.