Posts tagged "Children's Memorial Hospital"

The Rod Blagojevich retrial: Five easy pieces of government/politics or five illegal quid pro quos?

In the ninth day of the Blagojevich retrial, the jury heard yesterday from witnesses dealing with three of the major quid pro quos being alleged in the government’s case: an increase in the state’s pediatric rates of reimbursement for doctors at Children’s Memorial Hospital, multi-billion dollar state spending programs for road builders and state funding... Read more »

The Blagojevich retrial: Reading the jurors' minds and Rod's response.

The Blagojevich retrial: Reading the jurors' minds and Rod's response.
Three questions for Rod Blagojevich: If you were a juror sitting in Judge Zagel’s federal courtroom on the 25th floor of the Dirksen Building in Chicago yesterday afternoon, you probably had three questions you wanted to ask defendant and former IL Democratic Governor Rod Blagojevich, as the government finished the 7th day of its case:   1.     ... Read more »
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