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John Rowland and his wife Patty leave New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTICs Matt Dwyer.

Rowland Continues To Seek New Trial

As his sentencing approaches, former governor John Rowland continues his effort to win a new trial.

03/10/2015

Businessperson Lisa Wilson-Foley. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Former Congressional Candidate Requests Sentencing Delay

A former congressional candidate has asked for a delay in her sentencing hearing.

01/08/2015

John Rowland , his wife Patty, and attorneys outside New Haven Federal Court, where he faces charges in a campaign finance case. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Rowland Motion For Acquittal Denied

A federal judge has rejected a motion to dismiss former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland’s convictions for election fraud, conspiracy and obstruction of justice.

12/31/2014

John Rowland , his wife Patty, and attorneys outside New Haven Federal Court, where he faces charges in a campaign finance case. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Rowland’s Trial Hinges On Cryptic Email

Former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland’s federal conspiracy trial may hinge on a cryptic email in which he acknowledges an offer to become a paid consultant for a nursing home owned by the husband of a political candidate.

09/02/2014

New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Prosecutors Accidentally Give Rowland Defense Private Messages

In a court filing, federal prosecutors say they accidentally gave John Rowland’s defense team copies of private communications between a potential prosecution witness, and the witness’ lawyers.

08/29/2014

Hartford Police Cruiser (Courtesy Hartford Police)

Hartford Homicide

Hartford police report the city’s fourth homicide of the year late Monday night.

05/06/2014

Denzil Nurse (Courtesy Hartford Police)

Warrant Obtained in 2012 Killing

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Hartford police say they’ve solved a 2012 killing with the help of DNA evidence and forensic expert Henry Lee. Deputy Police Chief Brian Foley said Monday that detectives have obtained a […]

05/05/2014

Mark Boughton (Courtesy Danbury GOP)

Boughton Says Foley’s Donation Refund Not Possible

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton says he wants to return $750 in contributions in his bid for the Republican nomination for governor from a couple who pleaded guilty in a campaign […]

04/16/2014

Governor John Rowland, 2004 (Bob Falcetti/Getty Images)

Former Gov. Rowland Indicted In Campaign Scheme

Former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland, who resigned from office 10 years ago in a corruption scandal that sent him to prison, has been indicted in alleged schemes to hide his role in two congressional campaigns.

04/10/2014