Former Christie aide was scapegoat in Bridgegate scandal, attorney says

Former Christie aide was scapegoat in Bridgegate scandal, attorney says

NEWARK, N.J. — Bridget Anne Kelly was duped by a “maniac” and then made a scapegoat by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in a scheme to cause massive traffic jams near the George Washington Bridge in 2013 to punish a mayor she “didn’t even know,” her defense attorney argued Monday. Kelly, Christie’s former deputy chief of…

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