Rowland sentenced to 30 months in prison

A judge handed down the sentence today for John Rowland's conviction in a political consulting scam.

A judge handed down the sentence today for John Rowland's conviction in a political consulting scam. (3/18/15)

HARTFORD - Former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland has been sentenced to 30 months in prison.

A judge handed down the sentence today for Rowland's conviction in a political consulting scam.

Rowland was convicted of trying to hide his role in the congressional campaign of Lisa Wilson Foley through a phony job with her husband's company.

He previously spent 10 months in prison after pleading guilty to corruption related charges in 2004.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

News 12 asked viewers what they thought of 1 Connecticut Talks Trump: First 100 Days
Connecticut Traffic Advisory for 4/28 2 Connecticut Traffic Advisory for 4/28
Police said they received multiple reports of the 3 Police search Greenwich for armed robbery suspect
Police say a Bridgeport man was shot multiple 4 Man shot multiple times in Bridgeport apartment complex
Doctors say the recent spring weather has caused 5 Warm weather causes trouble for asthma patients

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

Former Gov. John Rowland was found guilty of Rowland found guilty of corruption

Former Gov. John Rowland was found guilty today of political corruption.

Prosecutors say Rowland created secret consultant roles for Jury selection to start in Rowland trial

Jury selection is set to begin this week in the federal trial of former Gov.

Prosecutors claim John Rowland was involved in schemes Former Gov. John Rowland indicted

Former Gov. John Rowland pleaded not guilty in New Haven Federal Court today after being

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE