In closing arguments, Robert F. McDonnell’s attorneys say that the government’s star witness lied.
Judge’s instructions to jurors could shape deliberations in the corruption trial of Virginia’s former first couple.
The defense rests in the corruption trial of Virginia’s former first couple with an intimate view from inside.
The former Va. governor concluded his testimony after nearly 24 hours on the witness stand.
The corruption trial of the former governor was expected to turn on his cross-examination.
Former Virginia governor’s strategy of showcasing his marital strife carries significant risk, legal observers say.
Former Virginia governor Robert McDonnell testified that he ironed out the details of a $50,000 loan.
In second day on the stand, ex-Va. governor testifies he was blindsided by gifts and loans made to his wife.
The former Virginia governor takes the witness stand, insisting he gave Star Scientific and Jonnie Williams Sr. nothing other than routine access to government.
Robert McDonnell’s sister testified about her relationship with her sister-in-law and the first couple’s finances.