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

Rowland Looking To Dismiss All Charges

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.

05/21/2014

File photo of a courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Broke City’s Convicted Mayor Ordered Back To RI

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.

01/16/2014

Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr. (D-IL) (Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Scandals Outweigh Obama’s Reelection In Chicago

It’s almost to the point that the easiest way to spot a corrupt politician is to see who’s winning in Chicago.

11/14/2012

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Malloy Says Decision On Newton’s Political Future Is Up To Voters

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.

05/22/2012

Ganim Hints At Political Future

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.

07/13/2011

Eddie Perez Booking Photo

Perez Wants Payment For Unused Vacation, Sick Time

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.

04/21/2011

(Source:  CTMLS, Inc)

Former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez’s House For Sale

The house at the center of a corruption probe that brought down former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez is on the block.

04/07/2011

Abraham Giles mug shot.

Abe Giles Under Investigation

The state Elections Enforcement Commission has been investigating former Hartford State Representative Abe Giles.

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–02/17/2011

Hartford Councilwoman Gets Special Probation

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A member of the Hartford City Council who was charged in the corruption probe that snared then-Mayor Eddie Perez has been granted a special form of probation. Councilwoman Veronica […]

10/21/2010

Perez Files Appeal in Corruption Case

Hartford Attorney Hubert Santos confirms that he has filed an appeal on behalf of former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez,  convicted of felony corruption in June.   He says he filed the paperwork Friday. Santos says he’s […]

10/05/2010

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