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Bob Mcdonnell Trial

Maureen McDonnell Sentenced To One Year And One Day In Prison

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 02.20.2015 | Politics

Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell was sentenced Friday to one year and one day in prison for corruption charges. McDonnell and her husba...

More Bad News For Bob McDonnell

Reuters | Posted 03.25.2015 | Politics

By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, Va., Jan 23 (Reuters) - A disciplinary board of the Virginia State Bar said on Friday it had suspended the...

Judge Denies Bob McDonnell's Bid For Bond Pending Appeal

Reuters | Posted 03.15.2015 | Politics

By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, Va., Jan 13 (Reuters) - A federal judge on Tuesday rejected former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell's re...

Jason Linkins

Bob McDonnell's Trial Comes To Merciful End, But The Weirdness And The Shame Remain | Jason Linkins | Posted 11.06.2014 | Politics

So, that happened: Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's (R) career as a professional defendant has finished its first big story arc, with he and wife Maureen being convicted of 20 counts of corruption between them.

Paige Lavender

Bob McDonnell, Wife Maureen Found Guilty On Corruption Charges | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.04.2014 | Politics

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) and his wife Maureen were found guilty on corruption charges on Thursday. Bob McDonnell was found guilty of ...

Defense Rests In Bob McDonnell's Corruption Trial

Reuters | Posted 10.27.2014 | Politics

By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, Va., Aug 27 (Reuters) - Defense lawyers rested their case on Wednesday as the corruption and fraud trial o...

Bob McDonnell Says Prosecutor's Accusation Is 'Completely Off Base'

Reuters | Posted 10.26.2014 | Politics

(Adds more testimony by McDonnell) By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, Va., Aug 26 (Reuters) - Former Virginia Governor Robert ...

Bob McDonnell Back On The Witness Stand In Corruption Trial

Reuters | Posted 10.26.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va., Aug 26 (Reuters) - Former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell returns for more prosecution questioning on Tuesday during the fifth wee...

Bob McDonnell Testifies That He Is No Longer Living With His Wife

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.21.2014 | Politics

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former Gov. Bob McDonnell wrote a long, forlorn email to his wife three years ago trying to save his marriage, calling her his ...

Prosecutors To Wrap Up Corruption Case Against Bob And Maureen McDonnell

Reuters | Posted 10.13.2014 | Politics

By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, Va., Aug 13 (Reuters) - The prosecution's case against former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell and his w...

Businessman 'Didn't Want Anyone To Know' About Gifts To Bob McDonnell

Reuters | Posted 09.30.2014 | Politics

By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, Va., July 31 (Reuters) - The businessman who, federal prosecutors say, gave gifts and loans to former Virg...

Mitt Romney Donates Large Sum To Former Governor's Legal Defense Fund

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 04.22.2014 | Politics

Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has made a $10,000 personal donation to embattled former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s (R) lega...