Judge William Walls on Monday said he won’t reject any of the 18 charges against Sen. Sway Menendez The Associated Press revealed.
Prosecutors in the government debasement body of evidence against Menendez and his co-respondent, Salomon Melgen, trusted the jury to decide wisely a week ago, topping off 18 days of declaration from 35 witnesses.
Menendez argued not blameworthy to charges that he acknowledged crusade gifts, extravagant blessings and excursions from Melgen, a Florida-based eye specialist, as a byproduct of the congressperson utilizing his impact to profit Melgen both by and by and fiscally.
Prosecutors guaranteed amid the trial that the representative had “sold his office for a way of life he couldn’t bear.”
Dividers a week ago had purportedly provided reason to feel ambiguous about the charges, however on Monday he said the “court presumes that a sound jury could verify that the respondents went into a renumeration understanding.”
“The jury will choose whose variant of what happened and what didn’t occur is almost certainly,” Walls stated, as indicated by Politico.