(Steve Earley / AP)
Ex-Va. governor and his wife should not be able to discuss the case with potential witnesses, prosecutors say.
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Rosalind S. Helderman
No conclusion on disclosure filings was made, but prosecutor says federal inquiry supersedes his probe.
Carol D. Leonnig and Rosalind S. Helderman
Debate centers on whether gifts flowed to advance Williams’s firm or to ease first couple’s money stress.
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An indictment alleges she lived the high life on someone else’s dime.
Rosalind S. Helderman and Carol D. Leonnig
Ex-governor’s wife had told prosecutors she felt responsible for link to wealthy businessman.
The McDonnells’ indictment is not about the criminalization of ordinary business.
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The Dragon Lady Thesis doesn’t hold water.
Indictment shows Virginia governor succumbed to mix of family debt, assertive wife, taste for luxury.
Bipartisan support expressed for former Va. governor, but defense fund shows balance of less than $2,000.
Rosalind S. Helderman, Carol D. Leonnig and Sari Horwitz
McDonnell and his wife were charged with illegally accepting gifts, luxury vacations and large loans.