Corrine Brown’s daughter to invoke 5th Amendment if called to testify
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Former U.S. Congresswoman Corrine Brown’s daughter filed a motion Wednesday, stating she will invoke her Fifth Amendment rights if she is called to testify at her mother’s federal corruption trial.
Brown faces 22 federal charges, including mail and wire fraud, and the trial begins April 26.
Court documents said that Shantrel Brown, Corrine’s daughter, was a non-party witness that was called to testify in her mother’s case. But if Shantrel is called to the stand, filed documents said she will invoke her Fifth Amendment privilege against self-incrimination and will remain silent in response to …