Tag: guilty

The Manafort indictment has nothing to do with Trump. So now what? And who is Papadopoulos?

So the much-anticipated Manafort indictment (which I’ve read, and you can, too, by click here) pertains entirely to events before the Trump Presidency and Election 2016, Save Jerseyans. The charges are 100% contained to Manafort and business partner Richard Gates’s alleged money Read More

Anthony Weiner sobs in court as he pleads guilty in sexting case

NEW YORK — Former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner, whose penchant for sexting strangers ended his political career and led to an investigation that upended the presidential race, pleaded guilty Friday to criminal charges in connection with his online communications with Read More

Sentencing set for David Samson in ‘chairman’s flight’ case

NEWARK, N.J. — A sentencing date has been set for a former mentor to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. David Samson admitted using his position as head of the agency that runs New York’s airports to get personal favors from Read More

BUSTED: Another former Christie official (and gas tax hike proponent) charged by feds

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Former New Jersey Department of Transportation Commissioner Jamie Fox, leading advocate of the gas tax hike push before resigning in disgrace, is reportedly being charged by federal officials for his alleged role a Port Read More

David Samson, close confidant of Christie, pleads guilty in airline shakedown

NEWARK–David Samson–the embattled former chairman of the powerful Port Authority of New York and New Jersey–pleaded guilty Thursday afternoon to using his considerable clout to coerce one of the nation’s largest airlines to accommodate his desire for a regularly scheduled, Read More

Corrupt Ferriero sentenced in Bergen

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Former Bergen County Democrat boss Joe Ferriero‘s long legal journey may finally be over, Save Jerseyans.  On Friday, Ferriero was sentenced to almost three years in prison after a Bergen County jury found him guilty of racketeering, wire Read More

They heard there were cameras, so Wiz and Weinberg show up at Federal Courthouse

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog They didn’t really help advance the ball at all, Save Jerseyans, and arguably hindered progress at times, but SCI co-chairs John Wisniewski (who is running for governor) and Loretta Weinberg (who hates the current governor) showed Read More