Posts tagged "George Ryan"
The top ten things to know about Speaker Hastert's fall from grace---due to a cocktail of rumors, innunendo, allegations, politics and facts
As Fox’s Brit Hume said yesterday, “…Were they investigating the crime or were they investigating the former Speaker?” 10. The U. S. Attorney from the Northern District of Illinois, relative newcomer Zach Fardon, in his second year as U. S. Attorney (but with a decade of federal prosecutor experience split between Nashville and Chicago) reports... Read more »
Better than Breaking Bad: Watch Berkowitz w/the woman sure to be the first female IL Governor- State Rep. Jeanne Ives. Web and on Cable in Chicago tonight
Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs with Jeff Berkowitz features State Rep. Jeanne Ives (R-Wheaton), who is the odds on favorite to be the first female governor of the State of Illinois. The shows airs throughout the City of Chicago at 8:30 pm on Cable Ch. 21 (CANTV). You can also watch the... Read more »
Breaking Bad for 77 year old, downstate power broker Bill Cellini: Should he have received any jail time?
Gary Shapiro: …You know what our evidence was at trial and you know what our positions were at sentencing, which is—for decades, Bill Cellini was: a powerhouse downstate, a fundraiser for, as it turned out, both parties; [A man] who had relationships with some of the most corrupt politicians Illinois has known. So, no, I... Read more »
Watch Carolyn Gurland on Cable/Web argue that Blagojevich, Fawell, Ryan, Warner and Black were righteous, virtuous and innocent defendants.
In a dazzling, both in the visual and intellectual sense, presentation of the case for the defense, White collar criminal defense attorney and sentencing specialist Carolyn Gurland defends zealously and dramatically, on “Public Affairs,” former Governor Rod Blagojevich, former Governor George Ryan, Insider-lobbyist Larry Warner, former Ryan Chief of Staff Scott Fawell and media mogul... Read more »
Watch on cable and the web WBEZ's Wildeboer and Ex- Fed prosecutor Polales dissect, with Berkowitz, Rod Blagojevich's second trial.
Today’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs features two consecutive episodes of the TV show, ”Public Affair with Jeff Berkowitz,” focusing on the federal Chicago retrial of former Illinois Governor, Congressman and State Rep. Rod Blagojevich. The arrest, impeachment and conviction of Blagojevich, following on the heels of the arrest and conviction of George Ryan. ... Read more »