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Bridgegate privilege dispute a sign of things to come

By Dylan Tokar

24 March 2016

Bridgegate privilege dispute a sign of things to come The George Washington Bridge, which was the subject of an investigation over the closure of local access lanes by former members of New Jersey governor Chris Christie's administration. (Credit: iStock.com/jsmith)

Gibson Dunn & Crutcher’s decision to revise witness interview notes during the Bridgegate investigation was sharply criticised by a federal judge, but lawyers say such tactics are becoming increasingly routine.