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Ex-Governor’s Freedom Bid on Hold Until Prosecutors Respond

The U.S. Supreme Court wants to hear from federal prosecutors before deciding whether former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell will have to go to prison while he appeals his corruption convictions.

08/24/2015

Former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

As Options Run Out, Ex-Virginia Gov. Turns to Supreme Court

A federal appeals court has refused to allow former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell to remain free while he appeals his public corruption convictions.

08/20/2015

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell leaves his trial at U.S. District Court August 28, 2014 in Richmond, Virginia. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Prosecutors: Ex-Governor Should Go to Prison During Appeal

A federal appeals court is waiting for prosecutors to respond to former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s request to remain free while he appeals his public corruption convictions.

08/14/2015

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Former Virginia Governor Asks to Remain Free During Appeal

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell has asked a federal appeals court to allow him to remain free while he appeals his public corruption convictions to the U.S. Supreme Court.

08/13/2015

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. (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

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