Bribery For Presidential Pardon Scheme Involved Elliott Broidy & Lawyer For Jared Kushner, Abbe Lowell

The bribery-for-presidential pardon scheme, which was exposed earlier this week by heavily redacted documents unsealed by a federal judge, reportedly involves a lawyer for Jared Kushner and powerful GOP fundraiser Elliott Broidy. According to a New York Times report, billionaire real estate developer Sanford Diller sought help from the lawyer, Abbe Lowell, and Broidy in granting clemency to psychologist Hugh Baras, who was sentenced to 30 months in prison for tax evasion and falsely claiming Social Security disability insurance benefits. Baras was sentenced in 2014 and ordered to pay about $59…

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