Christie, Prosecutors Slam GW Bridge Probable Cause Ruling

Law360, New York (January 11, 2017, 2:45 PM EST) -- Counsel for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and prosecutors Wednesday urged a state judge to reverse another judge's probable cause finding in an activist's criminal complaint accusing the governor of official misconduct over politically motivated lane closures at the George Washington Bridge.

During a hearing, Christie's attorney, Craig Carpenito of Alston & Bird LLP, asked Bergen County Superior Court Assignment Judge Bonnie J. Mizdol to vacate the earlier ruling and dismiss the complaint with prejudice. Carpenito argued in part that the complainant, William J. Brennan, lacked...
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