Posts tagged "Robert Blagojevich"

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 »

Public Affairs-Blagojevich marathon on Cable and internet-- can Rod avoid more prison time?

Today’s Blago-Public Affairs marathon    Today’s Public Affairs-Rod Blagojevich marathon features four consecutive episodes of the TV show, ”Public Affair with Jeff Berkowitz,” focusing on the federal Chicago retrial of former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich,  54.  The case went to the jury (eleven women – including three minority jurors and one man) last Friday. The  jurors, after... Read more »

Government drops defendant Robert Blagojevich as it tries to improve its case against Rod Blagojevich.

The federal prosecutors executed the first step today in their effort to streamline, simplify and make more understandable to jurors thier case against former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich. Gov. Blagojevich’s brother, Robert, was dismissed this morning from the public corruption case filed by the U. S. Attorney’s office in the Northern District of Illinois.  The dismissal was ordered by Judge... Read more »
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