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FRIDAY DUMP: State of N.J. settles with Katie Brennan; taxpayers will shell out $820k

TRENTON, N.J. – The State of New Jersey and Katie Brennan are settled. Brennan, who accused a politically-connected volunter for the Murphy political campaign and later an administration official of sexual assault, subsequently sued the accused (Albert Alvarez) as well Read More

The real reason Democrats are suddenly pumping impeachment’s brakes | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ Rep. Tom Malinowski (D, NJ-07) is singing a slightly but significant different tune these days, Save Jerseyans. For weeks, the freshman Democrat boasted about being “the first member of the House elected in a swing district” Read More

BRIDGEGATE: Attorneys for Kelly, Baroni press clients’ cases in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA, P.A. — Bridget Kelly and Bill Baroni received 18 months and 2 years, respectively, for their roles in the infamous Bridgegate scandal that crippled then-Governor Chris Christie’s presidential aspirations. On Tuesday, the pair returned to federal court (this time Read More

Menendez (D-N.J.) mistrial probability rises as jury deadlocks for second time

For the second time since its deliberations began, Save Jerseyans, the Menendez jury appears to have deadlocked in Newark, and a mistrial in the senior New Jersey U.S. Senator’s corruption trial now appears extremely likely. The jury’s 11:35 a.m. note Read More

Menendez trial: Judge raises serious doubts about government’s case

NEWARK, N.J. — The judge overseeing U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez’s federal corruption trial raised serious doubts Wednesday whether a legal theory that prosecutors have relied on to prove their case is still allowed in the wake of a 2016 U.S. Read More

Federal Prosecutors Open New Front in Menendez Trial

The government has opened a new front in its prosecution of Sen. Bob Menendez, introducing testimony about a port security contract he allegedly helped co-defendant Salamon Melgen with. Menendez’s friend had a contract to screen cargo in the Dominican Republic, Read More