BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) – A judge has rejected a request by imprisoned former Waterbury Mayor Philip Giordano to have federal officials return two $4,000 suits, $5,000 in cash and other items seized from his home […]
By DAVE COLLINS Associated Press NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ Federal authorities in Connecticut announced a new task force Wednesday to investigate corruption by public officials, saying the problem remains persistent despite numerous prosecutions in […]
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.
The high-profile Washington D.C.-based attorney for John Rowland is looking to dismiss all charges against the former governor for his role in a federal campaign finance scheme.
A former mayor of a financially troubled Rhode Island city who’s imprisoned in Maryland on a corruption charge has been ordered back to his state by a federal judge.
It’s almost to the point that the easiest way to spot a corrupt politician is to see who’s winning in Chicago.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says voters will have to determine whether former state Sen. Ernest Newton paid a sufficient price when he was convicted of corruption.
Former Bridgeport Mayor Joseph Ganim, released a year ago after serving nearly seven years in prison for corruption, has expressed some interest in running again to lead Connecticut’s largest city.
The former mayor of Hartford who was convicted on public corruption charges in June is asking the city to pay him what could amount to tens of thousands of dollars in unused vacation and sick time.
The house at the center of a corruption probe that brought down former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez is on the block.