Sentencing to be delayed for former Va. First Lady

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen arrive at the U.S. District Court in Richmond on Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, for his and his wife Maureen's bond hearing and arraignment on Friday, Jan. 24, 2014 on federal corruption charges. Federal prosecutors allege that the McDonnells accepted more than $165,000 worth of loans and gifts from Jonnie Williams, the former head of Star Scientific Inc. (AP Photo/The Virginian-Pilot, Steve Earley)

RICHMOND, Va. (WAVY) — A judge has granted a motion to delay Maureen McDonnell’s sentencing.

Her sentencing was originally scheduled for Jan. 6 2015. It will now be rescheduled for Feb. 20, 2015.

Maureen requested a few more weeks, claiming she had a scheduling conflict with her lawyer. The judge granted her request. Friday morning.

Maureen along with her husband, former Governor Bob McDonnell, were both found guilty of corruption last month. As of right now, Bob McDonnell will still be sentenced in January

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