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Governor To Be Subpoenaed In Former State Senator’s Trial

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A lawyer for former Bridgeport state Sen. Ernest Newton II says he’s subpoenaing Gov. Dannel P. Malloy to testify next week in Newton’s trial for alleged campaign fraud. Attorney Darnell Crosland […]


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Ex-Conn. Lawmaker In Court For Campaign Fraud Case

Former Bridgeport state Sen. Ernest Newton II is facing a court arraignment on charges he fraudulently obtained thousands of dollars in public funds to finance a failed comeback campaign for his old seat last year.