Bridget Anne Kelly, the former deputy chief of staff for then-Gov. Chris Christie, was sentenced Wednesday to 13 months behind bars for her role in a scheme to punish the mayor of Fort Lee by misusing Port Authority resources to cause traffic problems in the borough and ultimately covering it up.

The sentence imposed by U.S. District Judge Susan D. Wigenton of the District of New Jersey in Newark shaved five months from Kelly’s original sentence of 18 months.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]