Joseph Sigelman, a former co-chief executive officer of PetroTiger Ltd., pleaded not guilty to charges that he bribed an official at Colombia’s state- controlled oil company to secure a $39.6 million contract.
A U.S. grand jury probing the George Washington Bridge scandal subpoenaed a lawyer at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey with close ties to Governor Chris Christie, two people familiar with the matter said.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s press secretary, Michael Drewniak, appeared before a U.S. grand jury investigating politically motivated traffic jams near the George Washington Bridge, according to his lawyer.
Federal prosecutors in New Jersey opened a probe into the scandal prompted when aides to Governor Chris Christie triggered a days-long traffic jam near the George Washington Bridge as an act of political revenge.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie apologized for a days-long traffic jam triggered by an aide as political revenge as the episode threatened his possible 2016 presidential run and set off a federal investigation.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s re-election campaign and the state Republican Committee received a U.S. subpoena seeking documents related to the September lane closings at the George Washington Bridge, a lawyer said.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s re-election campaign asked a state board to allow it to raise money and pay for vendor and legal costs required to respond to subpoenas over lane closures at the George Washington Bridge.
U.S. agents probing deliberate traffic jams at the George Washington Bridge called New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s former campaign chief, William Stepien, and interviewed his landlord, according to a lawyer.