Menendez jury won’t hear of prostitution ‘smears’

NEWARK, N.J. — The jury in U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez’s corruption trial will see portions of a CNN interview and a statement from his office about flights Menendez took on his co-defendant’s private jet, but they will not see the parts that reference since-discredited reports from a conservative website claiming the senator attended parties with prostitutes…