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Cross-Examination

Rod Blagojevich

Blagojevich Completes Testimony At Retrial

Rod Blagojevich wrapped up his testimony at his corruption retrial on Tuesday after seven days on the witness stand, including three days of cross-examination by federal prosecutors.

CBS Chicago–06/07/2011

Rod Blagojevich

Prosecutors, Blagojevich Spar Over Meaning Of His Words

During a full day of cross-examination at Rod Blagojevich’s corruption retrial, federal prosecutors repeatedly tried to use the former governor’s own words to discredit him and paint him as dishonest.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2011

Rod Blagojevich

Prosecutors Begin Cross-Examining Blagojevich, Call Him A Liar

Federal prosecutors wasted no time painting Rod Blagojevich as a habitual liar on Thursday as they began cross examining the former governor at his corruption retrial on Thursday.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2011

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich speaks about his corruption retrial at his home on April 16, 2011 in Chicago. Blagojevich who was convicted of one count of lying to the FBI in his original trial, faces 20 federal counts at his second trial, including allegations that he tried to sell or trade President Barack Obama's former Senate seat. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

Jurors Hear ‘F***ing Golden’ Tape In Blagojevich Trial

Jurors in the corruption retrial of Rod Blagojevich on Tuesday heard the secretly recorded phone conversation in which the former governor calls the U.S. Senate set he is accused of trying to sell “f***ing golden.”

CBS Chicago–05/10/2011