Three Dem Lawmakers On Witness List For Former Rep. Corrine Brown’s Fraud Trial
Three Dem Lawmakers on Witness List for Former Rep. Corrine Brown’s Fraud Trial
Former Rep. Corrine Brown (D., Fla.) / AP
BY: Madeleine Weast Follow @MadeleineWeastApril 17, 2017 12:26 pm
The attorney for former Democratic Rep. Corrine Brown (Fla.) named three members of Congress, all fellow Democrats, as potential defense witnesses for Brown’s upcoming fraud trial.
Reps. Sheila Jackson Lee (D., Texas), Bennie Thompson (D., Miss), and Marcia Fudge, (D., Ohio) were all named on the witness list, filed Friday evening with Jacksonville, Florida’s federal court, and are expected to be asked about Brown’s involvement with causes she addressed in Congress, the Florida Times-Union reported over the weekend.
Jesse Jackson, University of North Florida President John Delaney, …