CHICAGO (CBS) — Only three days after hearing former Gov. Rod Blagojevich’s latest request for a reduced sentence or a new trial, a federal appeals court has upheld his 14-year prison term. 306 more words
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CHICAGO (AP/KMOX) — An appeals court is considering whether Illinois’ imprisoned former Gov. Rod Blagojevich should get a third sentencing hearing.
Blagojevich’s attorneys say his good behavior since entering prison in 2012 justifies a reduced sentence. 82 more words
CHICAGO (CBS) — Attorneys for former Gov. Rod Blagojevich were back in court Tuesday, trying again to get his 14-year prison sentence reduced.
Blagojevich’s defense team appeared before a panel of judges on the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals, asking them to release the disgraced governor early, or at least grant him a third trial. 531 more words
Bill and Wendy are joined in the studio by their pal, the feisty Tribune columnist, Eric Zorn! They talk about Amy Blagojevich’s letter to President Obama, the public’s reaction to it, how President Trump plays into it, and more. 63 more words
CHICAGO (AP) – A daughter of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich is criticizing former President Barack Obama for not granting early release to her father… 143 more words
CHICAGO (AP) — A daughter of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich is criticizing former President Barack Obama for not granting early release to her father, who’s serving prison time for corruption. 163 more words