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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

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