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Sentencing delayed 'indefinitely' for Lisa Wilson-Foley

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)- Federal officials confirm that the sentencing of former congressional candidate Lisa Wilson-Foley has been delayed indefinitely.

This, after Rowland’s sentencing was delayed indefinitely earlier this month, when his lawyers raised concerns about some evidence not being disclosed to them before trial. 72 more words

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Former Conn. congressional candidate facing prison time

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Former Republican congressional candidate Lisa Wilson-Foley faces the prospect of a federal prison sentence this week in the campaign finance scandal that also led to the conviction of former Connecticut Gov. 112 more words

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Judge postpones sentencing of former congressional candidate

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A federal judge has postponed the sentencing of former Republican congressional candidate Lisa Wilson-Foley in the campaign finance scandal that also led to the conviction of former Connecticut Gov. 115 more words

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Prosecutors open Newton trial by making case on use of money

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — On the first day of the trial of former state Sen. Ernie Newton II on charges of campaign finance fraud, prosecutors tried to show how the ex-lawmaker came up $500 short of the $15,000 threshold for public financing. 117 more words

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Ex-state Sen. Newton to go on trial for alleged fraud

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Former Bridgeport state Sen. Ernest Newton II is set to go on trial on allegations he submitted fake documentation to qualify for public campaign funds in his failed bid to win back his Senate seat in 2012. 100 more words

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Governor To Be Subpoenaed In Former State Senator's Trial

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A lawyer for former Bridgeport state Sen. Ernest Newton II says he’s subpoenaing Gov. Dannel P. Malloy to testify next week in Newton’s trial for alleged campaign fraud. 124 more words

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Dinesh D'Dumbass

In case you haven’t heard, adulterer, and now convicted felon, Dinesh D’Souza plead guilty to making illegal campaign donations in a US Senate race. D’Souza had two people donate to Wendy Long, then reimbursed them for their donations, a clear violation of federal law. 244 more words

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