Corrine Brown’s motions will fail, says Ronnie Simmons’ lawyer – Florida Politics
Less than a year ago, Corrine Brown and Ronnie Simmons were yoked at the hip, as Congresswoman and Chief of Staff.
Less than six months ago, both were off the federal payroll — yet yoked as co-defendants in the One Door for Education fraud case.
Much has changed since then.
Simmons struck a plea deal with the feds in February, pleading guilty on two counts, with his sentencing contingent on substantial cooperation with the feds.
As part of that cooperation, Simmons had to testify against his old boss — whose attorney, in an otherwise torpid defense, actually brought the fire in the …