October 23, 2014
by Christine Stuart | October 23, 2014 5:30am
(Updated 10:30 a.m.) After asking federal regulators to hurry up and make a decision about whether it can use federal funds to pay for a mailer on behalf of Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, the Democratic Party withdrew its request late Wednesday night.
October 20, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | October 20, 2014 4:03pm
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.
September 29, 2014
by Mary E. O'Leary | September 29, 2014 9:56pm
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.
September 25, 2014
by Christine Stuart | September 25, 2014 1:08pm
September 19, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | September 19, 2014 2:44pm
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.
September 18, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | September 18, 2014 11:44am
(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.
September 17, 2014
by Christine Stuart | September 17, 2014 10:43am
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.
September 16, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | September 16, 2014 3:24pm
by Hugh McQuaid | September 16, 2014 12:21pm
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.
September 15, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | September 15, 2014 3:48pm
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.