Bridgegate Defendants Kelly and Baroni Sentenced to 18 and 24 Months Jail Time Respectively reports, “Two former high-level members of the Christie administration were sentenced to prison terms Wednesday [March 29] in the political scandal that became known as Bridgegate.” Bridget Kelly, 44, “a former top aide” to Governor Chris Christie, received a sentence of 18 months’ imprisonment, and Bill Baroni, 45, former PANYNJ deputy executive director, 24 months’ imprisonment.