2 Ex-Christie Aides Want 'Bridgegate' Subpoenas Exemption

Law360, New York (March 11, 2014, 5:46 PM EDT) -- Two former aides to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie appeared before a state judge on Tuesday to argue that their response to subpoenas issued by the legislative committee investigating the “Bridgegate” scandal would be tantamount to testimony, violating their constitutional right to avoid self-incrimination.

Bridget Anne Kelly, Christie’s former deputy chief of staff, and William Stepien, manager of Christie’s 2009 and 2013 gubernatorial campaigns, appeared before Superior Court of New Jersey Judge Mary C. Jacobson to show cause as to why they should be allowed to...
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