Highlights of the Opening Statements in the Corrine Brown trial
Below are highlights from the Opening Statements of both sides in the Corrine Brown federal fraud and corruption trial. These highlights are significant chunks, but not the entire opening statements, from both sides.
A. Tysen Duva- U.S. Attorney’s Office Prosecution Opening Statement
Fellow citizens – Congresswoman Corrine Brown spent 24 years in the U.S. House. Before that, she had a long stint in the Florida legislatures. Votes in her district voted her 12 times to a member of the U.S. House. It is a position of trust and comes with the highest calling – participation. She served the citizens …