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McDonnell maintains he did nothing illegal, but acknowledges negotiating loans

(Steve Helber / AP)

Former Virginia governor Robert McDonnell testified that he ironed out the details of a $50,000 loan.

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McDonnell describes a marriage unraveling during his rise to power

(Steve Helber / AP)

In second day on the stand, ex-Va. governor testifies he was blindsided by gifts and loans made to his wife.

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McDonnell says his wife struggled with her new role as Virginia’s first lady

(Steve Helber / AP)

The former Virginia governor takes the witness stand, insisting he gave Star Scientific and Jonnie Williams Sr. nothing other than routine access to government.

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Maureen McDonnell could be ‘sweet’ or ‘deceptive,’ her sister-in-law testifies

(Steve Helber / AP)

Robert McDonnell’s sister testified about her relationship with her sister-in-law and the first couple’s finances.

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McDonnell was ‘Mr. Honest,’ former aide says at corruption trial

(Steve Helber / AP)

But staff found his wife difficult and worried she might have a mental illness, according to trial testimony.

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McDonnell’s fate may hinge on his own words

(P. Kevin Morley / Richmond Times-Dispatch)

The former Virginia governor is expected to take the witness stand as he fights federal corruption charges.

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Judge denies motion to acquit the McDonnells

(P. Kevin Morley / Richmond Times-Dispatch)

The trial for the former Va. governor will continue Monday, when the defense is set to begin its case.

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Prosecution in McDonnell corruption trial wraps up by showing couple’s luxe life: The dresses, shoes and more.

(Steve Earley / AP)

Former Virginia governor Robert F. McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, are set to begin their defense Monday.

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Prosecution outlines McDonnells’ debts at corruption trial

(Bob Brown / Associated Press)

FBI agent testifies that the former governor and his wife owed more than $90,000 in credit card debt.

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Director Spielberg featured in wide-ranging McDonnell trial testimony

(Bob Brown / AP)

A doctor tells of strange introduction to famed director as prosecution continues to build corruption case.