Names reported in Trump bribery-for-pardon scheme: Elliott Broidy, Abbe Lowell, Sanford Diller, Hugh L. Baras | Boing Boing

Now we understand who was behind those redactions, and a lot of newly minted apostrophe experts on Twitter might want to delete their tweets.The New York Times reports tonight that the Justice Department has been investigating the roles of Trump top fund-raiser Elliott Broidy, and Abbe Lowell, a lawyer for Trump son-in-law, Jared Kushner, in a reported scheme to offer bribes in exchange for clemency for a tax crimes convict.
I never would have guessed this prisoner, but Broidy was on my bingo card. From the New York Times:

A federal judge in Washington unsealed heavily redacted court documents on Tuesday that disclosed the existence of the investigation into possible unregistered lobbying and bribery. The people said it concerned efforts by the lawyer for Mr. Kushner, Abbe Lowell, and the fund-raiser, Elliott Broidy, who pleaded guilty in October to a charge related to a separate scheme to lobby the ……

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