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.
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.”
A federal judge has denied a bid from former Gov. John Rowland for a new trial in the criminal case that could send him to prison for up to three years.
As his sentencing approaches, former governor John Rowland continues his effort to win a new trial.
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.
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.
Lawyers for former Governor John Rowland today filed paperwork saying they will ask for a new trial in his campaign finance case.
A former congressional candidate has asked for a delay in her sentencing hearing.
Federal prosecutors are recommending a 10-month prison sentence for a Republican former congressional candidate convicted in a scheme to hide consulting payments to ex-Gov. John Rowland.
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.