Departmentof Justice United StatesAttorney District of Connecticut
Abraham Ribicoff Federal Building 450 Main Street. Rm. 328 Hartford, Connecticut 06I 03

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January 31,2014 VIA U.S. & ELECTRONIC MAIL Shelley R. Sadin Quinnipiac University Schoolof Law 275 Mount Carmel Avenue Hamden, Connecticut 06518 Re: Christopher G. Donovan

Dear Attorney Sadin: You have asked this Office to provide you with the status of a federal criminal investigation of your client, Christopher G. Donovan, and the financing of his campaign for election to the United States House of Representativesin 2011 and 2012. Pleasebe advised that the investigation is now closedand, based on information and evidencecurrently available to the Government, this Office wilt not seek to charge your client with violations of federal criminal law in connection with that investigation.

Very truly yours,