Tag: testimony

Bridgegate defense: Christie officials knew, but asked few questions

NEWARK – The defense in the Bridgegate trial argued Wednesday that high-level officials inside the Christie administration did not question the 2013 politically motivated lane closures at the George Washington Bridge even as the scandal unfolded and public pressure escalated. Read More

Bridgegate: Baroni says he did not know lane closures were revenge plot

NEWARK -Former Port Authority executive Bill Baroni, charged with using the world’s busiest bridge as a tool of political retribution, took the stand in his own defense Monday, maintaining he knew nothing about a plot to punish the mayor of Read More

Wildstein: Christie Port Authority appointee was told about Bridgegate scheme

NEWARK — The prosecution’s star witness in the George Washington Bridge lane closure scandal trial said Monday that a Gov. Chris Christie Port Authority appointee to the board of commissioners had advance notice of the political revenge scheme. David Wildstein, Read More

3rd Circuit: Menendez aides may need to testify before grand jury

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Potentially bad news ahead of Hudson Bob’s weekend, Save Jerseyans. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit is ordering a hearing to determine whether aides serving Senator Menendez (D-Ecuador, Dominican Republic) will be compelled to offer grand Read More