Ex-Gov. Bob and Maureen McDonnell Found Guilty of Corruption Charges

Ex-Virginia governor Bob McDonnell was found guilty of 11 corruption charges in a case that centered around his allegedly exchanging political favors for cash and gifts, the Washington Post reports. Maureen McDonnell, his wife, was found guilty of eight corruption charges and obstruction of justice.

Both McDonnells were found not guilty of falsifying loan documents, and the McDonnell family is "sobbing in the courtroom," according to the Post. We'll update this post when more information becomes available.

Update (3:30 p.m.): Sentencing was set for January 6.

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