Mary Pat Flaherty and Laura Vozzella
But the high-profile humiliation isn’t over amid appeals, scrutiny of couple’s troubled marriage.
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The ex-Va. first lady was demeaned and defamed by her husband. And it didn’t save either of them.
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Rosalind S. Helderman and Matt Zapotosky
Todd Schneider, the former chef at the governor’s mansion, turned over the documents that led to the probe.
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The jury will decide whether former Va. governor Robert F. McDonnell is guilty of federal corruption charges.
No verdict is reached after more than five hours of discussion, so the panel will return Wednesday morning.
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The McDonnells’ defense teams argue their marriage was too broken for them to conspire.
Laura Vozzella and Rachel Weiner
Some legislators expect the closely watched case to inspire even tougher standards than recent reforms.
Matt Zapotosky, Rosalind S. Helderman and Steve Hendrix
In closing arguments, Robert F. McDonnell’s attorneys say that the government’s star witness lied.
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The defense rests in the corruption trial of Virginia’s former first couple with an intimate view from inside.
Steve Hendrix and Laura Vozzella
Robert McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, come and go separately — reinforcing through visuals the testimony about their crumbling marriage.