Christie Lawyers Clear Governor on Bridge Scandal

The investigation launched by Christie widened the circle of blame to the governor's allies.
3:00 | 03/27/14

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It's simply one report there are two others that are yet to come out of course the US attorney's office is also looking at the case along with lawmakers down and threatened now. These -- the light -- actually shut down. Back in September for the four days now the governor is hoping this latest report ultimate at least -- one hurdle. We found. Thank Governor Christie. No. Knowledge before it. Of this George Washington. Bridge realignment idea. The law firm made up of Chris Christie friends and supporters has reviewed the governor's -- records and emails to help draw their conclusions. David while steam. As the person who originated this idea. And orchestrated it. David whilst he went to Bridget Kelly for approval in the governor's office. And that they had. Ulterior motive for implementing that decision. However several key figures in the bridge scandal were not questioned and the report. The woman who served as Chris Christie's deputy chief of staff did not give her account. Bridget and Kelly is the one accused of sending the emails dating it was time to cause some traffic problems and -- That 350 page report with exhibits draws several key findings. Governor Christie did not know about the bridge realigned or closing the lanes at the GWB. Number two no one from the governor's office was involved except for Bridget Kelly. The -- Those involved in the bridge closures had I am known all terrier motives. For it appears that Kelly tried to delete emails about the bridge closing. Finally as far as the governor is concerned there was no political motive against the democratic mayor of fort -- Critics say this million dollar conclusion by lawyers. Who back Chris Christy -- still has a lot of -- do we I would say that this was a very expensive. The dog really did -- my homework report. And the critics also say the governor's going to try to use this to move forward and his. Presidential aspirations they say it's going to be traveling out of town later on this week and he's going to be pushing of course for the GOP. Nomination and 26 to eight. That is the latest live from Fort -- New Jersey Anthony Johnson channel seven Eyewitness News.

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