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& # 39; Mr. Christie, you're a bully! “, Bridget Kelly explains, as the former aide is again sentenced to prison for her part in the Bridgegate scandal.

The purpose of her previous boss was that Bridget Anne Kelly cruelly threw out on Gov. Chris Christie Wednesday after she was sentenced to 13 months in federal prison for her role in the Bridgegate scandal – asked how he and others in his management Exempt Examination. Kelly turned around for the first time since her conviction in the abused system of political retaliation, Kelly turned her anger on the governor and members of his administration. Kelly has long held Christie and others at the governor's office knew about the system of political retaliation and did nothing to stop it. "That I am on these steps instead of others from the Christie administration and the governor himself, does not prove my guilt. It just proves that justice is not blind," she said, speaking from a prepared statement and sometimes stifling back tears . "It has favorites. It lacks the mark. It lacks the truth. And it picks winners and losers who sometimes surpass something." Kelly said that during her seven-week trial, the names of many of the governor's closest associates were repeatedly heard, as the governor self. How did all these men go away from justice? "She asked." Chris Christie got to tell someone on the other side of the mouth that I was a low-ranking employee. A woman who is only good enough to plan menus and invite people to events. And then say from the other side that I was somehow powerful enough to close the George Washington…

The purpose of her previous boss was that Bridget Anne Kelly cruelly threw out on Gov. Chris Christie Wednesday after she was sentenced to 13 months in federal prison for her role in the Bridgegate scandal – asked how he and others in his management Exempt Examination.

Kelly turned around for the first time since her conviction in the abused system of political retaliation, Kelly turned her anger on the governor and members of his administration. Kelly has long held Christie and others at the governor’s office knew about the system of political retaliation and did nothing to stop it.

“That I am on these steps instead of others from the Christie administration and the governor himself, does not prove my guilt. It just proves that justice is not blind,” she said, speaking from a prepared statement and sometimes stifling back tears . “It has favorites. It lacks the mark. It lacks the truth. And it picks winners and losers who sometimes surpass something.”

Kelly said that during her seven-week trial, the names of many of the governor’s closest associates were repeatedly heard, as the governor self.

How did all these men go away from justice? “She asked.” Chris Christie got to tell someone on the other side of the mouth that I was a low-ranking employee. A woman who is only good enough to plan menus and invite people to events. And then say from the other side that I was somehow powerful enough to close the George Washington Bridge. “

She said there was only one person who was powerful enough to approve it, and that was the governor himself.

Kelly said she was silent and frightened, but would not be silent anymore.

” Mr Christie, you are a bully, and your days call me a liar and destroy my life is over, “she explained.” The truth will be heard, and for the former governor, that truth will be immutable, regardless of lucrative TV deals or even future campaigns. I plan to assure myself. “

A governor spokesman did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

Kelly, acting as Christie’s Deputy Chief of Staff and Bill Baroni, former Deputy Executive Director of the New York and New Jersey Port Authority, found guilty in November. In 201

6, planning to shut down several local access roads to the George Washington Bridge customs site over four days in 2013 to create traffic damages on local streets of Fort Lä.According to prosecutors, the system was meant as an act of retaliation directed at Fort Lee Mayor Mark Sokolich, after the democratic mayor departed from an expected approval by Christie, a republican, under the governor’s re-election campaign.

Kelly’s re-sentencing ahead of US District Judge Susan Wigenton in Newark came after a federal appeal court last year threw out some of the corruption case against Kelly. She had originally been sentenced to 18 months in prison.

Federal prosecutors asked the judge to impose a term of 13-18 months. “Her crime and attempt to cover it up are still very serious,” said assistant US lawyer Vikas Khanna, who was a member of the prosecution law. Calling her to exercise a “blatant and abusive power of power,” he said Kelly “fond of a chaos as she caused, and then she tried to cover her crimes.”

Wigenton denied an inquiry by defense lawyer Michael Critchley for an opinion on home decor, saying she had played a major role in the conspiracy.

“The facts spoke through the text messages, through testimony and through the evidence,” said the judge. “So many people suffered from this. It gets lost in all this.”

Wigenton sentenced Kelly to 13 months in federal prison. However, the 46-year-old divorced mother of four will be free while an ongoing appeal before the US Supreme Court continues.

At the trial, Kelly explained that she told Christie in advance about the plan to close tolls at the bridge. She said she had received her approval for what she thought was then a legitimate traffic study and claimed the e-mail “traffic problems” that she sent to David Wildstein, the recognized mastermind who came up with the traffic jam plan, referred to the implementation of the traffic study. And she said other senior performers in the governor’s inner circle were all aware of what was going on in Fort Lee for a long time before it played out, and that nobody seemed to worry about it.

Wildstein in his testimony, said he told Christie about the plan of lane closure also during a 9/11 memorial ceremony in New York.

Christie was never charged with any inaccuracy and denial of the plan, but the high-profile case contributes to sinking his presidential aspirations in 2016.

Kelly was the author of the now infamous “time of some traffic problems in Fort Lee” – The message sent shortly before the orange cones went up on the local tolls at the bridge – a message that many

Baroni and Kelly were finally found obliged to conspire to abuse the public resources of the port authority, which owns the George Washington Bridge, to drive a personal vendetta. Wildstein was guilty of guilty and was a big indictment at the Bridgegate trial. He was sentenced to three years probation and 500 hours of community service

In her petition for review before the Supreme Court, Kelly’s lawyers have argued that the prosecution routinely criminalized political behavior “to convert the federal court into a truth ministry for every public official of the nation.” [19659003] In their filing, they said that the basis of her conviction was to hide political motives for an otherwise legitimate official act. Seriously, they said such a legal standard would allow any federal, state, or local official to be accused on the basis of anything other than the claim that someone lied in claiming to act in the public interest.

“There is no way to possibly be the law,” they said. “Think of a cabinet secretary who appoints a friend to a public service and explains that he is best qualified. Or an assistant mayor who orders pothole repair to reward his boss’s political base – justify it on neutral political grounds.”

Earlier this month, Baroni reported to the Loretto Federal Correctional Institution in Pennsylvania to begin serving his 18-month prison sentence for his role in the Bridgegate case. He has joined Kelly in the appeal of her highest court.

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