March 29, 2016

Trump's campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, has been the subject of intense scrutiny into his aggressive behavior in recent weeks, starting with alleged battery on former Breitbart reporter, Michelle Fields. He has also been videotaped grabbing the shirt collar of a protester. Reports have surfaced about late night, drunk calls to reporters from the press pool. He has denied all allegations and Trump has stood by him saying he "has spirit."

Lewandowski initially denied meeting Fields, even going so far as to tweet:

Lewandowski was officially charged today with battery regarding the Michelle Fields arm grab, which left numerous bruises on her forearm. His response:

This post will be updated as more information comes in.

Update 1: Keeping it classy, Lewandowski has hired as his attorney, "Miami's Kendall Coffey, who had to resign [his US Attorney] job in 1996 after biting a dancer during the process of running up a $900 bill at a strip club."

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