John Rowland

Former governor John Rowland leaves New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Ex-Connecticut Governor: Prosecutors Withheld Evidence

Former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland’s lawyer has filed a brief with a federal appeals court saying Rowland’s convictions in political consulting schemes should be overturned, including an allegation that prosecutors withheld evidence favorable to the defense.

08/18/2015

Former governor John Rowland leaves New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Rowland To Remain Free Pending Appeals

A federal judge today ruled that former governor John Rowland can remain free on bond, while he appeals his criminal conviction.

05/21/2015

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

Big State Settlement Approved In Rowland-era Layoffs

A settlement in principle has been reached and approved by state employee unions, on complaints filed after then-governor John Rowland laid off more than 2,000 state employees.

04/28/2015

John and Patty Rowland (Courtesy Paul Murnane/CBS New York/WCBS)

Ex-Gov. Rowland Sentenced to 30 Months In Campaign Scam

When former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland is sentenced for a second time, federal prosecutors are expected to urge a judge to impose a nearly four-year prison term that they said in court documents would “finally and fully” address Rowland’s “troubling personal history.”

03/18/2015

John Rowland and his wife Patty leave New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTICs Matt Dwyer.

Rowland Continues To Seek New Trial

As his sentencing approaches, former governor John Rowland continues his effort to win a new trial.

03/10/2015

John Rowland his wife Patty, and members of his legal team leave New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTICs Matt Dwyer.

Rowland To Be Denied Evidence Hearing, Sentencing Date To Be Set

A federal judge has told attorneys involved in the case that she will deny former governor John Rowland’s request for a hearing on issues related to the sharing of evidence.

02/24/2015

John Rowland his wife Patty, and members of his legal team leave New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTICs Matt Dwyer.

Ex-Connecticut Governor Says He Deserves New Trial

A dispute over evidence in the federal conspiracy case against former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland has already led to a month-long delay in his sentencing and Rowland’s lawyers say it should lead to a new trial.

02/05/2015

Former governor John Rowland leaves New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Rowland Attorneys Say They Are Asking For A New Trial

Lawyers for former Governor John Rowland today filed paperwork saying they will ask for a new trial in his campaign finance case.

01/30/2015

Businessperson Lisa Wilson-Foley. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Former Congressional Candidate Requests Sentencing Delay

A former congressional candidate has asked for a delay in her sentencing hearing.

01/08/2015

Former governor John Rowland outside New Haven Federal Court with his wife Patty. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Partial Schedule Set In Rowland Arguments Before Sentencing

It will take at least the rest of the month to resolve legal issues that delayed former governor John Rowland’s sentencing.

01/06/2015

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