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  •  Her lawyer and the Hoboken Corporate Counsel (12+ / 0-)

    both made that perfectly clear in their responses, in one case pointing out that Chris Christie was a subject of the investigation.

    Lawyers for Christie administration seeking documents, interview with Hoboken mayor (with links to both letters)

    “We question whether it is appropriate for the Governor’s Office, in essence, to be investigating itself, particularly when an investigation of the same subject matter is being conducted by the U.S. Attorney’s Office,” Zimmer’s attorney wrote in a reply letter sent to Mastro on Thursday. The Christie administration and Guadagno have denied Zimmer’s claims.

    From the Hoboken Corporation Counsel (pdf)

    "When I use a word," Humpty Dumpty (Chris Christie, Antonin Scalia, or Scotty Walker (pick your favorite) said in rather a scornful tone, "it means just what I choose it to mean -- neither more nor less."

    by Eman on Mon Feb 10, 2014 at 11:17:48 AM PST

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    •  Best part of Hoboken Counsel's reply: last line (3+ / 0-)
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      jamess, a2nite, JVolvo

      The best part of the Hoboken Corporation Counsel's reply was its last copy line

      Thomas Mahoney, Criminal Investigator, U.S. Attorney's Office, via electronic mail
      In other words, the Hoboken lawyer's office is saying The governor's office is already the subject of a criminal investigation by the Feds. Would you like a witness intimidation charge added to those cross-hairs, with all this talk about five former prosecutors?

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