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Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Former Virginia Governor Appeals Corruption Conviction Again

Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell is appealing his corruption conviction again.

07/24/2015

Former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell (2nd R) leaves U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia with family members, including his son Bobby (R), after he found guilty in his corruption trial. The jury found McDonnell guilty of 11 corruption-related counts, and his wife Maureen McDonnell of eight counts. They were on trial for accepting gifts, vacations and loans from a Virginia businessman in exchange for helping his company.   (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

After McDonnell Scandal, Wining and Dining of Va. Pols Down

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.

07/13/2015

Former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell leaves U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia with family members, including his son Bobby (R), after he found guilty in his corruption trial September 4, 2014, in Richmond, Virginia. The jury found McDonnell guilty of 11 corruption-related counts, and his wife Maureen McDonnell of eight counts. They were on trial for accepting gifts, vacations and loans from a Virginia businessman in exchange for helping his company.   (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Appeals Court Upholds Former Va. Governor’s Convictions

A federal appeals court upheld former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s public corruption convictions Friday.

07/10/2015

Former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell leaves U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia with family members, including his son Bobby (R), after he found guilty in his corruption trial September 4, 2014, in Richmond, Virginia. The jury found McDonnell guilty of 11 corruption-related counts, and his wife Maureen McDonnell of eight counts. They were on trial for accepting gifts, vacations and loans from a Virginia businessman in exchange for helping his company.   (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Va. Lawmakers Approve $100 Per Year Gift Cap

Virginia lawmakers have given preliminary approval to a new $100 gift cap from lobbyists and others trying to influence state government.

04/17/2015

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Document Details Ex-Virginia First Lady’s Would-Be Testimony

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.

03/18/2015

Former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

44 Former Attorneys General Back Ex-Va. Governor’s Appeal

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.

03/09/2015

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Ex-first Lady of Virginia Appeals Corruption Convictions

Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell has appealed her public corruption convictions.

03/02/2015

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Prosecutors Seek Sentence of 18 Months for Ex-Va. First Lady

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.

02/07/2015

Gov. Bob McDonnell Virginia State Bar

Virginia Bar Suspends Law License of Convicted Ex-Governor

The Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board has suspended former Gov. Bob McDonnell’s license to practice law, citing his felony public corruption convictions.

01/23/2015

Former Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell at his public corruption trial. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Prosecutors Ask Appeals Court to Deny Bail for Ex-Va. Gov

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.

01/22/2015

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