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Former governor John Rowland and supporters outside New Haven Federal Court. (Rosemarie Chandler/WTIC Photo)

Rowland Unlikely To Testify

At the end of the day, a defense lawyer indicated to the judge that only one additional witness may be called, and that witness is a former Apple Rehab chief financial officer.

4 hours ago

Former governor John Rowland outside New Haven Federal Court. (Rosemarie Chandler/WTIC Photo)

Campaigners Disturbed By Rowland Arrangement

There was testimony that John Rowland used his radio show to talk up Lisa Wilson-Foley’s positions on political issues while allegedly getting paid for work on her campaign.

09/10/2014

Former governor John Rowland outside New Haven Federal Court. (Rosemarie Chandler/WTIC Photo)

Campaigners Disturbed By Rowland Arrangement

There was testimony that John Rowland used his radio show to talk up Lisa Wilson-Foley’s positions on political issues while allegedly getting paid for work on her campaign.

09/10/2014

Brian Foley outside New Haven Federal Court during the trial of former governor John Rowland. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Candidate’s Husband: I Hid Rowland Campaign Work

A key federal witness, nursing home magnate Brian Foley, continued his testimony Monday at the campaign finance trial of former Governor John Rowland.

09/08/2014

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

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.

Jury Selection Underway in Rowland Case

Rowland’s defense attorney said he expects that whether the former governor actually did work under a contract for Apple Rehab will be a major part of the trial.

08/05/2014

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Connecticut to Dole Out Record Campaign Funding

Connecticut’s voluntary public campaign funding program is on pace to dole out a record $35 million in an election marked by a crowded field of statewide candidates who have qualified for the grants.

07/13/2014

John Rowland

Judge Rejects Rowland’s Request To Dismiss Charges

A judge has denied a request by former Gov. John G. Rowland to dismiss federal charges that accused him of trying to create secret consultant roles with two congressional campaigns.

07/08/2014

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

Feds Oppose Rowland Effort To Dismiss Charges

Federal prosecutors are objecting to an effort by former Connecticut Gov. John R.Rowland seeking the dismissal of charges that he tried to create secret consultant roles with two congressional campaigns.

06/17/2014

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

Tobacco Shop Owner Draws 6 Months in Donovan Case

A Middlebury man who owned two roll-your-own tobacco shops in Waterbury has been sentenced to six months in prison for his role in a campaign financing scheme involving former state House Speaker Chris Donovan’s failed 2012 congressional campaign.

01/08/2014

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