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Brian Foley gets 3 months in halfway house in Rowland case

Brian Foley at federal court in New Haven for his sentencing Friday.

Brian Foley, the millionaire who illegally bought the consulting services of former Gov. John G. Rowland for his wife’s congressional campaign, then became a crucial witness against Rowland to save himself and his family, was sentenced Friday to probation, a $30,000 fine and three months in a halfway house. Continue Reading →

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Rowland guilty on all counts, but lawyer vows appeal

John G. Rowland departs with wife, Patty, and daughters after guilty verdict.

NEW HAVEN — A jury in U.S. District Court convicted former Gov. John G. Rowland on Friday on charges arising from what the government described as a scheme to solicit two congressional campaigns in 2010 and 2012 to secretly pay him as a political consultant in violation of U.S. campaign finance laws. Continue Reading →

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