February 25, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | February 25, 2015 12:11pm
A judge rejected former Gov. John G. Rowland’s efforts to force a new trial on his recent convictions and scheduled a March 18 sentencing hearing — exactly 10 years after Rowland was sentenced to a year in prison for crimes while in office.
Tags: rowland, Arterton, Wilson-Foley, Foley, Reid Weingarten, corruption, js
February 19, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | February 19, 2015 5:30am
February 6, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | February 6, 2015 3:53pm
February 3, 2015
by Cara Rosner | February 3, 2015 8:35pm
by Mary E. O'Leary | February 3, 2015 8:26pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, declaring America has gotten away from being a “second-chance society,” has proposed major changes in the criminal justice system that would treat drug possession as a misdemeanor and eliminate mandatory minimum sentences for non-violent drug possession.
January 30, 2015
by Christine Stuart | January 30, 2015 3:55pm
January 28, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | January 28, 2015 1:23pm
Lawyers for a co-conspirator of former Gov. John Rowland cited notes Monday that aid Rowland’s claim that federal prosecutors withheld evidence before convincing a jury to find him guilty of campaign corruption.
January 22, 2015
by Christine Stuart | January 22, 2015 1:17pm
January 19, 2015
by Christine Stuart | January 19, 2015 5:30am
A federal judge on Sunday indefinitely postponed the sentencing for a former congressional candidate involved in a campaign finance scandal that led to the second conviction of former Gov. John G. Rowland.
January 16, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | January 16, 2015 4:14pm
HARTFORD — A jury reached a split verdict Friday in former state Sen. Ernie Newton’s corruption trial, finding him guilty of illegal campaign practices, not guilty of witness tampering, and reaching no verdict on two larceny charges.