Ex-Aide Testifies Against Disgraced Former Texas Congressman

Former U.S. Congressman Steve Stockman’s defense attorney tried to undermine a star government witness Monday, asking the onetime Stockman aide why he gave FBI agents conflicting stories about his role in what prosecutors call a campaign-finance scam.

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Witness Blunder Stalls Trial Over AT&T-Time Warner Merger

The federal judge overseeing the government’s antitrust case to block the $85 billion AT&T-Time Warner merger cautioned attorneys on both sides Monday, after it was revealed that a government witness received transcripts of opening arguments and prior witness testimony before he testified.

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