Judge Denies Request For Special Prosecutor In Christie Bridgegate ComplaintA New Jersey judge has denied a request for a special prosecutor to be appointed in a criminal misconduct complaint against Republican Gov. Chris Christie in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal.
Judge To Rule On Special Prosecutor Request In Christie CaseA New Jersey judge says she'll rule by the end of the week on a request to appoint a special prosecutor to consider a citizen's complaint against Gov. Chris Christie in the George Washington Bridge lane-closure scandal.
Bridget Kelly, Bill Baroni Seek New Trials After 'Bridgegate' Guilty VerdictsProsecutors said they engineered traffic jams to retaliate against a mayor who didn't endorse Christie in 2013.
N.J. State Senate Majority Leader Calls For Impeachment Hearing For ChristieThe Bridgegate scandal is far from over for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, as state Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg (D-Teaneck) now wants an impeachment proceeding.
Poll: Chris Christie's Favorability Dips To New Low Of 19 PercentThe New Jersey governor said in an interview on "CBS This Morning'' that Friday's guilty verdicts against two former aides confirms his belief that only three people were responsible.
Christie Gives First Interview About Former Allies' Convictions In Bridgegate TrialNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has given his first interview about the guilty verdicts in the Bridgegate scandal.
Bridget Kelly, Bill Baroni Found Guilty On All Counts In 'Bridgegate' TrialBridget Kelly, Christie's former deputy chief of staff, and Bill Baroni, a Christie appointee to the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, were found guilty Friday of all counts against them.
Defense Seeks Mistrial In Bridgegate Case; Judge Rules Instructions To Jury Will StandThe motion filed Thursday comes a day after attorneys for two former allies of Republican Gov. Chris Christie asked the judge to give new instructions to jurors on the top conspiracy count in the indictment.
No Verdict In Third Day Of Jury Deliberations In Bridgegate TrialJurors finished a third day of deliberations in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing trial Wednesday without reaching a verdict.
Defense Furious After Judge Advises Jury About Rules For Conviction In Bridgegate CaseThe jury in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case is asking the judge about an issue at the heart of the government's case.
Bridgegate Case In Jury's Hands; Christie, Inner Circle Dubbed 'Cowards' Michael Critchley cast client Bridget Kelly as a single mother faced with an administration more concerned with keeping Christie's nascent presidential hopes alive than with exposing the truth.
Jurors Hear Closing Arguments In Bridgegate CaseThey were scheduled to hear from attorneys on Thursday, but after spending about an hour in her chambers with attorneys for both sides, U.S. District Judge Susan Wigenton said an unspecified legal issue had come up.