Recent Comments

CT Jim wrote:
Latest Poll Shows Tight Governor's Race: “@jim black. Who do you think you are kidding? Your…”
GBear423 wrote:
Visconti Tries To Steer Opponents Toward Budget Deficit: “oh Breeze, you are absolutely right, one of our speaking…”
Joebigjoe wrote:
Newtown's Congresswoman Talks Gun Violence As Election Approaches: “Esty should look at what’s happening in Ottawa at this moment and then tell us why law abiding people shouldn’t be able to have guns?”

Social Networks We Use

Categories

CT Tech Junkie Feed

Video Review | Fujitsu ScanSnap ix100 Mobile Document Scanner
Oct 12, 2014 3:35 pm
Fujitsu’s ScanSnap scanners are known for scanning large volumes of documents quickly while capturing both sides of a...more »
Video | iPhone 6 Review - Is it worth the upgrade?
Sep 20, 2014 8:26 am
The release of a new iPhone has almost become an Autumn holiday — especially for the hundreds of eager customers who more »

Our Partners

Courts

October 20, 2014

Judge Denies Temporary Restraining Order & Motion to Include Election Regulators In GOP Lawsuit

by Hugh McQuaid | October 20, 2014 4:03pm

Hugh McQuaid photo A superior court judge declined to issue a temporary restraining order against the state Democratic Party and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s re-election campaign Monday after a hearing on a lawsuit filed by state Republicans. He also denied a motion to make state election regulators a party to the case.

Continue reading "Judge Denies Temporary Restraining Order & Motion to Include Election Regulators In GOP Lawsuit" »

Tags: , , , , ,

September 29, 2014

Rowland’s $52K Pension Intact Despite Second Conviction

by Mary E. O'Leary | September 29, 2014 9:56pm

Douglas Healey file photo Former Gov. John G. Rowland may be facing 57 years in federal prison for his latest tangle with the law, but he will continue to collect his state pension.

Continue reading "Rowland’s $52K Pension Intact Despite Second Conviction" »

September 25, 2014

Rowland Sentencing Postponed

by Christine Stuart | September 25, 2014 1:08pm

Douglas Healey file photo A federal judge agreed Thursday to postpone the sentencing of former Gov. John G. Rowland.

Continue reading "Rowland Sentencing Postponed" »

Tags: , ,

September 19, 2014

Jury Finds Rowland Guilty On All 7 Counts; Attorney Vows Appeal

by Hugh McQuaid | September 19, 2014 2:44pm

Douglas Healey file photo NEW HAVEN — A federal court jury unanimously agreed Friday that former Gov. John G. Rowland was again guilty of corruption. A decade after he resigned amidst scandal, jurors handed Rowland seven guilty verdicts related to two congressional campaigns.

Continue reading "Jury Finds Rowland Guilty On All 7 Counts; Attorney Vows Appeal" »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

September 18, 2014

Jury Deliberating Rowland’s Fate

by Hugh McQuaid | September 18, 2014 11:44am

Hugh McQuaid / ctnewsjunkie (UPDATED 4:25 p.m.) NEW HAVEN — Lawyers on both sides of former governor John G. Rowland’s corruption trial wrapped up their closing arguments Thursday afternoon and left a jury to decide whether Rowland is guilty of conspiring to hide his role in congressional campaigns.

Continue reading "Jury Deliberating Rowland’s Fate" »

Tags: , , , , , ,

September 17, 2014

Judge Allows Witness Testimony, Defense Rests

by Christine Stuart | September 17, 2014 10:43am

Hugh McQuaid file photo Reversing course from previous rulings, U.S. District Judge Janet Bond Arterton allowed a defense witness Wednesday to testify about a conversation he had with Brian Foley, the government’s key witness in its case against former Gov. John G. Rowland.

Continue reading "Judge Allows Witness Testimony, Defense Rests" »

Tags: , , , , , ,

September 16, 2014

Judge Wrestles With Allowing Nursing Home Execs Testimony

by Hugh McQuaid | September 16, 2014 3:24pm

An exhibit in the case courtesy of the US government Calling a defense witness “woefully inaccurate” Judge Janet Bond Arterton rejected testimony, which would have been damaging to the government’s corruption case against former Gov. John G. Rowland.

Continue reading "Judge Wrestles With Allowing Nursing Home Execs Testimony" »

Tags: , ,

Witness Calls Relationship Between Nursing Home & Campaign ‘Incestuous’

by Hugh McQuaid | September 16, 2014 12:21pm

Hugh McQuaid photo NEW HAVEN — A witness testified Tuesday that Lisa Wilson-Foley’s 2012 congressional campaign had an “incestuous” relationship with the nursing home company that federal authorities say was illegally paying former governor John G. Rowland for political work.

Continue reading "Witness Calls Relationship Between Nursing Home & Campaign ‘Incestuous’" »

Tags: , , , , ,

September 15, 2014

Rowland’s Attorney Says Work for Nursing Home Was Legit, Feds Say He Worked More On Campaign

by Hugh McQuaid | September 15, 2014 3:48pm

Douglas Healey file photo Minutes after prosecutors rested their corruption case against former governor John Rowland on Monday, Rowland’s legal team called a witness whose attorney immediately accused the government of intimidation.

Continue reading "Rowland’s Attorney Says Work for Nursing Home Was Legit, Feds Say He Worked More On Campaign" »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Feds Say Emails Show Rowland Spent Far More Time On Campaign

by Hugh McQuaid | September 15, 2014 12:04pm

Douglas Healey file photo Through a series of charts depicting emails and phone calls, prosecutors argued Monday that former governor John Rowland communicated far more with Lisa Wilson-Foley’s congressional campaign than he did with the business paying him as a consultant.

Continue reading "Feds Say Emails Show Rowland Spent Far More Time On Campaign" »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,