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The Washington Post is now reporting that Former Gov. Bob McDonnell (R-VA) and his wife, Maureen McDonnell, have been indicted on federal corruption charges stemming from the Star Scientific scandal in Virginia, in which McDonnell and his wife accepted money, clothes, trips, and other gifts from Jonnie Williams, Sr., the CEO of the dietary supplement company Star Scientific.

Even before the Star Scientific scandal, Bob McDonnell has been an embarrassment to Virginia, having signed into law a forced ultrasound bill in Virginia, among other things. Now, McDonnell has been indicted for brazen acts of political corruption.

Here's a copy of the official indictment.

Originally posted to Aaron Camp on DailyKos on Tue Jan 21, 2014 at 12:37 PM PST.

Also republished by Virginia Kos.

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