- ABC NewsMar 31 04:24 AM
A federal judge has set June 30 as the date former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich will be resentenced for his corruption convictions
- ABC NewsMar 30 04:04 PM
Prosecutors say they won't retry former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich on the five counts tossed by a federal appeals court and have requested a resentencing date
- WGN Radio ChicagoApr 26 11:16 PM
Aaron Goldstein, former lawyer for imprisoned ex-Governor Rod Blagojevich, joins Justin to talk about his victory for 33rd Ward Committeeman over the powerful Dick Mell and the democratic machine. Also, what the heck does a ward committeeman do? Follow Justin on Twitter and give him a like on Facebook
- The TelegraphApr 05 02:23 PM
It can’t really come as a surprise (can it?) that the U.S. Supreme Court saw no reason to weigh in …
- The TelegraphApr 18 09:10 PM
Nothing personal, but it’s time the lieutenant governor office was empty. Although current Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanguinetti has created a strong visibility for the office, it remains a position that has become obsolete over the years — not just in Illinois, but in most places. Still, many states hold onto the office. Forty-three still have […]
- Chicago TribuneApr 20 05:02 PM
Almost every year, lawmakers in Springfield vote on whether to phase out the office of lieutenant governor. And every year they do so, the legislation gets tangled in politics. Roughly $1.6 million annually that could go toward crucial needs instead gets sucked into a bureaucracy that Illinois...
- WAND TV 17 DecaturMar 31 08:25 AM
WAND News has learned former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich will be re-sentenced on his corruption convictions on June 30.
- FOX 2 News St. LouisMar 30 01:44 PM
CHICAGO (AP) _ Prosecutors say they won’t retry former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich on five counts tossed by a federal appeals court and have requested a resentencing date. Prosecutors’ Wednesday filing came two days after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear Blagojevich’s appeal of 13 remaining corruption convictions. Those include his attempt to sell […]
- Omaha World-HeraldMar 30 06:00 PM
CHICAGO (AP) — Prosecutors say they won't retry former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich on five counts tossed by a federal appeals court and have requested a resentencing date.
- The Huffington PostMar 31 08:56 AM
OPINION Tuesday's Reboot Illinois Daily Tip-Off email contained a mention of the Chicago Sun-Times editorial headlined, "Time to rethink Blago's prison time," which advocated for reducing former Gov. Rod Blagojevich's 14-year sentence. Blagojevich is due to be re-sentenced after a federal appeals court threw out five of his 18 convictions last summer and, on Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court ...
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