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Stories with person: Robert McDonnell
  • Wife of ex-Virginia governor: Corruption trial was unfair 
    Updated: Apr-21-15 12:37 am

    RICHMOND, Virginia - Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell's legal team said in court filings Monday that her convictions on several public corruption charges are based on an overly broad definition of bribery and that she did not receive a fair trial owing to mistakes by the presiding federal judge.

  • Lawmakers approve $100 per year gift cap 
    Updated: Apr-17-15 6:56 pm

    RICHMOND, Virginia - Virginia lawmakers passed new gift limits Friday that will make it much more difficult for them to be wined and dined by deep-pocketed lobbyists.