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Former Attorney General Testifies In McDonnells’ Trial

Former Attorney General Testifies In McDonnells’ Trial

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A former Virginia attorney general is back on the witness stand Tuesday in the McDonnells’ corruption trial. Jerry Kilgore (pictured) began testifying Monday and was still being questioned by a prosecutor when the judge adjourned for the day. Kilgore left office nine years ago and is now a private attorney. He represented formeer Star Scientific CEO Jonnie Williams in his unsuccessful bid to land a state grant for research. Kilgore testified that Williams repeatedly said the McDonnells supported his efforts.

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