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Former governor John Rowland and his wife leave New Haven Federal Court after the conclusion of testimony in his campaign finance trial. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Defense Rests In Rowland Campaign Finance Trial

Former governor John Rowland’s defense team rested its case today.

6 hours ago

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

Nature Of Rowland Work At Issue In Trial

John Rowland’s defense team today is trying to establish that the former governor did real consulting work at a nursing home company, and therefore was not illegally paid for secret work on a congressional campaign.

09/16/2014

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.

09/15/2014

Lisa Wilson-Foley, 2012 campaign (Matt Dwyer/WTIC Photo)

‘Vice Inch Nailed Me’

Autocorrect rears its head at the campaign finance trial of former governor John Rowland.

09/11/2014

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

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

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

Rowland Jury Selection Begins This Week

Jury selection is starting for the trial of former Gov. John G. Rowland on federal charges that he tried to create secret consultant roles with two congressional campaigns.

08/04/2014

John Rowland

Feds Want To Use Rowland’s Radio Show In Trial

Federal prosecutors who charged former Gov. John G. Rowland with having a secret paid consulting role with a congressional candidate want to use what they call hostile comments on his radio show about a campaign rival in his trial.

07/10/2014

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, 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

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