The U.S. Solicitor General's office has recommended that the U.S. Supreme Court not hear the appeal of two convicted defendants in the "Bridgegate" case.
A federal judge ruled that Kelly will serve 13 months for plotting to cause traffic jams near the George Washington Bridge to punish the Fort Lee mayor who refused to endorse Christie for reelection.
Baroni and former Christie aide Bridget Kelly were convicted in 2016 in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal.
In November, a federal appeals court threw out civil rights counts against Baroni and co-defendant Bridget Kelly and ordered the resentencing.
An appeals court tossed some of the counts against Baroni and co-defendant Bridget Kelly in November but upheld the most serious ones.
The court Tuesday threw out a count of civil rights conspiracy for each defendant. It upheld convictions for wire fraud and misapplying property of an organization receiving federal funds.
It's been three years since former Christie aides Bill Baroni and Bridget Kelly were indicted.
Bill Baroni was sentenced to two years in prison and Bridget Kelly 18 months.
Prison time for two of Gov. Christie's former appointees in the Bridgegate scandal. As that was unfolding, the governor was at Donald Trump's side accepting an appointment targeting opioid addiction ...
Before the governor's powerful State of the State speech, those who'd replace him claimed they could do better. What about after? The reason: Christie's broad-based program to fight drug addiction. ...
Judge Bonnie Mizdol will decide whether or not Brennan's criminal complaint alleging official misconduct by Gov. Chris Christie in the 2013 Bridgegate lane closures gets tossed.
A ride-hailing partnership delivers over-served revelers home safe and its success in preventing drunk driving is spurring copycats. A mosque has won a victory in court. The judge ruling the town's ...
Much changed in New Jersey's political world in 2016. David Cruz breaks down what to look for in the year ahead.
New Jersey among the top in the nation for shrinking its prison population. See how it's an example for the rest of America. It's been touted as one of the best on-paper civilian complaint review ...
Many big news events happened in New Jersey in 2016.