The Fort Lee lane closure scandal, also known as the George Washington Bridge lane closure scandal or Bridgegate .. The May indictments of Wildstein, Baroni and Kelly contend that the lane closures were political retribution against . Indictment of Bill Baroni and Bridget Anne Kelly in ‘Bridgegate’. Document. Pages . Notes. Text. Zoom. CLOSE. Previous for “” Next. p. 1. Loading Loading. p. 2. After more than a year of investigation, federal prosecutors in New Jersey are ready to bring indictments in the “Bridgegate” scandal, the New York Times [ ].

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Wildstein redacted name of state Sen. Retrieved October 13, When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Retrieved February 2, Legal experts agreed with that indictmentss, and also suggested that electronic copies of the original subpoenaed documents could be obtained through subpoenas of system servers that store those documents since individuals do not have any indicgments right to bar the subpoena of a server.

Kean said that there were still unanswered questions about the atmosphere in the governor’s office and “whether or not there are more than two or three people involved. Christie said “I have had no contact with Ibdictments Wildstein in a long time, a long time, well before the election.

Indictment of Bill Baroni and Bridget Anne Kelly in ‘Bridgegate’

Retrieved March 31, I had no knowledge or involvement in the planning or execution of this act. Retrieved April 11, Chris Christie’s career in photos. There Was No Traffic Study”.


A subsequent newspaper report by Mann, published on October 1,was the first to address the contents and quote some of the text from Foye’s September 13,e-mail to PA officials. Archived from the original on March 12, Archived from the original on January 19, But Fishman suggested that Wildstein could benefit from his cooperation, noting that “it is typical” for judges to take into account defendants’ cooperation during sentencing.

Fort Lee lane closure scandal – Wikipedia

A Rutgers-Eagleton poll, published January 24,showed that indictmfnts Fort Lee scandal had hurt his standings among New Jersey residents. Wikisource has original text related to this article: Retrieved February 26, Twelve-year veteran PAPD Officer Steve Pisciotta was stationed near the affected entrance, and reported over his radio about hazardous conditions created by the severe traffic.

I never ordered or conspired with David Wildstein to close or realign lanes at the bridge for any reason much less for retribution,” she said Friday.

Chris Christie’s fortunes changed”.

Reid Schar said that the committee had no such powers. Sokolich wrote to Baroni that “many members of the public have informed me that the PA police officers are advising commuters It also requested the names of job candidates sent by Christie’s office to the agency.

On Friday morning, September 13,Patrick Foyethe executive director of the Port Authority and an appointee of New York Governor Andrew Bbridgegateordered that the lanes be reopened in a strongly worded 7: Behind the Fort Lee Ruse”.

Retrieved April 15, Prosecutors asked the court that those documents, about 1.

Ex-Christie ally pleads guilty in Bridgegate scandal, two others indicted

Retrieved January 22, Retrieved May 15, I’m going to issue the summons. On October 2,Assemblyman John Wisniewski D-Middlesexsaid that he would open an investigation with the Bridgegatw Transportation Committee to determine whether or inrictments the lane closures were politically motivated.


He met with Chris Christie in early January to discuss the matter, and said the governor was “gracious and apologetic. On June 23,The New York Times reported that the inquiries are focusing on possible securities law violations caused by Christie’s use of Port Authority funds to pay for repairs to the Skyway in andusing money that was to be used on a new Hudson River rail tunnel that Christie canceled in October He ijdictments also told he must surrender his passport.

Bridgegate: 1 guilty plea, 2 indictments and ‘liars’

Fitzsimmons December 8, The report did not mention any involvement by Samson who had refused to be interviewed in any Bridgegate events, or any of the other allegations during his role as PA chairman. Retrieved March 28, Fort Lee Borough Administrator Peggy Thomas e-mailed the PA’s director of government and community relations, Tina Lado, with her concerns, noting that police and emergency departments received no advance notice of the closures.

If there is any information that you know about the decision to close these lanes in Fort Lee, you have one hour to tell either my chief of staff, Kevin O’Dowdor my chief counsel, Charlie McKenna.