Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell is appealing his corruption conviction again.
Registered lobbyists spent about 16 percent less on wining and dining lawmakers in a recent six-month period compared to just before a corruption scandal involving former Gov. Bob McDonnell changed how things operate in Virginia politics.
A federal appeals court upheld former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s public corruption convictions Friday.
Virginia lawmakers have given preliminary approval to a new $100 gift cap from lobbyists and others trying to influence state government.
A newly released court document describes what former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell would have said had she testified in her husband’s public corruption case.
Forty-four former state attorneys general from across the country have urged a federal appeals court to toss out former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s public corruption convictions.
Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell has appealed her public corruption convictions.
Federal prosecutors say former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell should be sentenced to at least 18 months in prison for public corruption, while her lawyers say she should only be sentenced to probation and 4,000 hours of community service.
The Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board has suspended former Gov. Bob McDonnell’s license to practice law, citing his felony public corruption convictions.
Federal prosecutors say former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s appeal of his corruption convictions doesn’t present any arguments strong enough to warrant allowing him to remain free on bail.