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Lawsuit filed against Christie,
others seeking damages for
traffic jams in NJ community

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:JoniTx, 1/9/2014 8:00:38 PM

TRENTON, N.J. – Six New Jersey residents have filed a federal lawsuit against Gov. Chris Christie, the state of New Jersey, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, and others over traffic jams in September. The suit filed in federal court Thursday appears to be the first civil claim over traffic that appear to have been caused as political punishment for the Fort Lee mayor. The plaintiffs want it certified as a class action. Lawyer Rosemarie Arnold says she filed it after learning this week that lane closures on an approach to the George Washington Bridge were "deliberate

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MaMe2, 1/9/2014 8:07:53 PM     (No. 9686364)

I was in a traffic jam in NJ. Who should I send the bill too? That didn´t take long.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Mamateach, 1/9/2014 8:22:21 PM     (No. 9686376)

If I had a penny for every Jersey traffic jam I have been stuck in...umm...I wouldn´t be sitting in the freezing cold typing this
Just sayin...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: obviousity, 1/9/2014 8:22:42 PM     (No. 9686377)

Lawyers! (/exasperation off)

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Cardsfan, 1/9/2014 8:25:10 PM     (No. 9686378)

The ambulance chasers are already coming out of the woodwork. This class action suit will be settled for millions of dollars to the lawyer and a chit for a gallon of gas for all of the plaintiffs. What a country.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: TarAndFeathers, 1/9/2014 8:26:12 PM     (No. 9686380)

Blowflies are drawn to dead meat.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: JAN, 1/9/2014 8:33:27 PM     (No. 9686387)

The over reaching has begun.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Harleynyc, 1/9/2014 8:35:35 PM     (No. 9686389)

This could be huge, maybe a set record.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Coy860, 1/9/2014 8:52:03 PM     (No. 9686396)

Insanity ! Check the backgrounds of those who filed suits. Bet they are democrat operatives.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 1/9/2014 9:12:42 PM     (No. 9686409)

Nobody despises democrats more than I despise democrats but if Christie did this, OFF WITH HIS HEAD and all the pubbie apologists who are making excuses for him. You are no better than dims.

And if someone suffered economic or physical harm because of political paybacks, sue the hell out of NJ. Put them out of business.

Then lay the blame at the feet of the fat boy. That is where the buck stops, not with the weak-neck "I am sorry, I am humiliated, I was lied to" crap he put out today.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: jinx, 1/9/2014 9:36:10 PM     (No. 9686426)

If they win, can we sue the WH when the Presidents motorcade holds up traffic when Obama and Michelle go out to eat or go to a play or when he goes to play golf? Can we sue Oprah and Michelle and Valerie for stopping tourists from going out to eat and causing the tourist hangouts like restaurants to lose money. Hmmmmmm?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Mijcraw, 1/9/2014 9:58:35 PM     (No. 9686443)

Two day traffic scam.....Big Deal, how about the idiots that cause 4+ years of stupid NJTP expansions...endless road closures, bridge detours with still no end of the tunnel in sight. ....hint .....Obama/Biden.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: janylou, 1/10/2014 12:15:05 AM     (No. 9686510)

Too bad the pressitutes aren´t as interested in scandals of the Obama administration where real abuse of power is going on and people have died.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: steveW, 1/10/2014 1:20:27 AM     (No. 9686525)

And the reason no lawsuits have been filed against Lightworker by taxpayers abused by his corruption of the IRS is exactly - what? and the reason there are no lawsuits against collaborative media agencies who´ve done nothing but cover-up the abuse is exactly - what?

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Reply 14 - Posted by: planetgeo, 1/10/2014 2:27:46 AM     (No. 9686538)

This is a textbook example of the collusion between the Democrats and their propaganda arm, the MSM. My but they mobilized their manufactured outrage in a big honking hurry, didn´t they? And now every channel and every newspaper is blaring this 24x7.

Compared to...near total silence on...

The purposely closed national parks as payback to sequester. Benghazi stonewalling. The IRS persecution of the Tea Party. The NSA surveillance of US citizens.

Where was the media outrage then? The nonstop questions? The 2- hour press conferences? The lawsuits?

Ridiculous.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Trigger2, 1/10/2014 5:16:29 AM     (No. 9686570)

It didn´t take long for the Arse Press to push their Pravda articles. Where were they when:
1) Fast & Furious unfolded with the murder of a Border agent and thousands of Mexicans?
2) The WH brokered a war on conservative 501(c)(4) organizations but let any libtard one through with flying colors, even back dating some of them?
3) The WH & the State Dept. oversaw the murder of 4 Americans in Benghazi (including the removal of the military contingent protecting them and sending them to a sporting event in the Caribbean, which was determined to be imminently more important?
4) The Demonrat & WH take over of l/6 of the U.S. economy through the Death Bill and onerous premiums, co-pays, deductibles, and loss of doctors and hospitals?
5) When the WH has in effect killed more of our military in 27 months than Bush did in 8 years?

The closing of one lane to a bridge was an inconvenience compared to the havoc the demonrats have foisted on the country.

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