Unanimous Supreme Court throws out 'Bridgegate' convictions


The Supreme Court is throwing out the convictions of two political insiders involved in new Jersey's Bridgegate scandal Bridget Kelly and bill Baroni were found guilty in a political pay back scheme that created a massive traffic jam a twenty thirteen to punish a democratic mayor in Fort Lee New Jersey I would never risk my career my job my reputation for something like this Roni and Kelly were convicted of fraud and conspiracy hi will not allow myself to be the scapegoat in this case the justices ruled not every corrupt act by state or local officials is a federal crime the motive was just political pay back and the government over reached then New Jersey governor Chris Christie has denied knowing about the plan he blamed the Obama justice department for the convictions at Donahue Washington

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