This will hurt Rep. Grimm as it was unexpected. Grimm had an uphill challenge given the past allegations and running in heavily Italian American community against Dominic Recchia, a well-liked ex-councilman.
The indictment has been filed and sealed and will be opened Monday by a judge, CBS 2’s Marcia Kramer reported. At that time, all the details of the U.S. Attorney’s Office investigation will be revealed.
As a congressman, Grimm gets a notice of indictment as a courtesy, so he can turn himself in rather than be arrested and handcuffed like other suspects, Kramer reported.
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“After more than two years of investigation plagued by malicious leaks, violations of grand jury secrecy, and strong-arm tactics, the U.S. Attorney’s Office has disclosed its intent to file criminal charges against Congressman Grimm. We are disappointed by the government’s decision, but hardly…
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