McDonnell Trial: Case Against Ex-Virginia Governor Goes to Jury

Former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell (left) arrives at his corruption trial at U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia with his son-in-law Chris Young on Tuesday in Richmond, Virginia. McDonnell and his wife Maureen are on trial for accepting gifts, vacations and loans from a Virginia businessman in exchange for helping his company. The prosecution has finished its closing argument and the jury is expected to start deliberation today. Getty Images

A federal jury is hearing instructions from a judge before beginning deliberations in the public corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.

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