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BREAKING: Feds reverse course, abandon Menendez retrial

The Department of Justice has apparently changed its mind and moved Wednesday to dismiss its case against U.S. Senator Bob Menendez of New Jersey, a development first reported by Politico… This decision, which could have major implications for the 2018 Midterm Election Read More

Judge rejects Menendez request to toss bribery charges

NEWARK — A federal judge on Monday refused to throw out any of the 18 criminal counts against U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez and Florida ophthalmologist Salomon Melgen, clearing the way for the pair’s bribery trial to enter the defense phase.