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Senator says innocent in bribe case

Posted on AllSides September 28th, 2023
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NEW YORK -- U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez of New Jersey pleaded innocent on Wednesday to federal charges accusing him of pocketing bribes of cash and gold bars in exchange for wielding his political influence to secretly advance Egyptian interests and do favors for local businessmen. Menendez led his wife, Nadine, who also pleaded innocent in the case, by the hand out of the courtroom after the brief hearing in the lower Manhattan federal courthouse days after prosecutors unsealed an indictment alleging vast corruption by the Democrat. The couple ignored shouted...

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