A Malaysian fugitive might have paid Chris Christie and a Trump lawyer with laundered funds The Justice Department is investigating whether former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Marc Kasowitz, and others with ties to the Republican Party were paid by a Malaysian fugitive with laundered funds. Christie and Kasowitz are part of a legal team for Jho Low, a fugitive Malaysian businessman who, according to US court filings, played a key role in the alleged embezzlement of $4.5 billion from a Malaysian fund called 1Malaysia Development Bhd, The Wall Street Journal reported. --------- OMG! Every day is a new scandal. I can't keep up with them. I wonder what Chris Crispie thinks about having his name linked to another scandal?