The 88-year-old heir to an American fortune remains free on bail in New York while he pursues a further appeal of his conviction on charges of plundering his mother’s millions.
Anthony Marshall was convicted in 2009 for trying to steal $60 million from his mother. The long appeals process gave Marshall four years of freedom following his conviction for grand larceny.
In keeping with Astor’s wishes and life’s motto that “money is like manure; it should be spread around,” all the proceeds from the sale will go to the institutions and causes she supported.
Just north of the Tappan Zee Bridge is a village full of ghosts and goblins and a rich part of New York’s history.
Huguette Clark — an heiress to a Montana copper mining fortune and currently living in an Upper East Side hospital — is at the center of a criminal investigation.