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Stories with person: Paul Fishman
  • Deliberate approach is hallmark of bridge case prosecutor 
    Updated: May-17-15 3:07 pm

    NEWARK, New Jersey - The U.S. attorney prosecuting allies of Gov. Chris Christie in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal is known as a fierce litigator whose lengthy experience as a defense attorney exerts a balancing effect on his decisions as a prosecutor.

  • Taxpayers are already paying the bill over NJ bridge scandal story has photos
    Updated: May-02-15 10:35 am

    TRENTON, New Jersey - A nearly yearlong investigation into the 2013 lane George Washington Bridge Lane closures resulted in two indictments and a guilty plea - and New Jersey taxpayers have already footed some of the bill.

  • Targeted mayor says indictment a 'punch in the gut' story has photos
    Updated: May-02-15 2:26 am

    FORT LEE, New Jersey - A New Jersey mayor targeted for political retribution for not supporting Gov. Chris Christie's re-election effort in 2013 said that indictments in the case Friday were a "punch in the gut."