Citing Nixon tapes, Bridgegate lawyers press demand for Christie's cell phone
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie appears on CNN on Nov. 18, 2015. [YouTube]

NEWARK -- Citing the specter of President Nixon and the infamous Watergate tapes, a Bridgegate defense brief filed late Monday argues that lawyers representing Gov. Chris Christie's office must turn over electronic communications demanded in a subpoena, just as was required of the disgraced ex-president. In the brief, Michael Baldassarre, defense attorney for Bill Baroni, said…