Prosecution rests in bribery trial of Sen. Robert Menendez – The Washington Post


Sen. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) arrives to court last month for his federal corruption trial in Newark, N.J. . After a month of testimony, the prosecution rested its case Wednesday. (Seth Wenig/AP)

Menendez is accused of taking gifts — including a luxury hotel stay, flights on private jets, and hundreds of thousands of dollars in campaign contributions — from Salomon Melgen, in exchange for doing favors for the doctor.

Source: Prosecution rests in bribery trial of Sen. Robert Menendez – The Washington Post