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Rod Blagojevich

Blagojevich Marks 1 Month Behind Bars

Sunday marked one month behind bars for Rod Blagojevich, and his attorney, Aaron Goldstein, says the deposed governor is fully entrenched behind bars.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2012

The FCI Englewood federal prison in Littleton, Colo., is where former Gov. Rod Blagojevich will be serving his 14-year prison sentence. (Credit: CBS)

Suspicious Envelope Sent To Prison Where Blagojevich Is Held

A white, powdery substance sent to the suburban Denver prison where convicted Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich is being held wasn’t hazardous.

04/02/2012

Former Gov. Rod Blagojevich (center, blue sport coat) arrives at FCI Englewood, the federal prison in Littleton, Colo., to begin his 14-year sentence for corruption charges. (Credit: CBS)

Defense Attorney: ‘No Shock Or Surprise’ For Blago In Prison

Rod Blagojevich’s lawyer said the former governor’s first two weeks in prison have been about what Blagojevich expected.

CBS Chicago–03/29/2012

Blagojevich Leaves

Sources: Blagojevich High-Fived Other Inmates On First Night In Prison

Deposed Gov. Rod Blagojevich is adjusting to a new lifestyle in prison, but he apparently hasn’t lost his taste for political grandstanding.

CBS Chicago–03/16/2012

Scott Fawell, former chief of staff for convicted Gov. George Ryan, discusses his time in prison on the day Ryan's successor, convicted Gov. Rod Blagojevich reported to prison. (Credit: CBS)

Fawell: First Day In Prison ‘Rude Awakening To Change In Life’

A “rude awakening to change in life.” That’s how Scott Fawell, who spent 4 ½ years in prison, describes the first hours former Gov. Rod Blagojevich will face now that he’s begun his 14-year prison sentence.

CBS 2–03/15/2012

Former Gov. Rod Blagojevich (center, blue sport coat) arrives at FCI Englewood, the federal prison in Littleton, Colo., to begin his 14-year sentence for corruption charges. (Credit: CBS)

Former Gov. Blagojevich Reports To Federal Prison

More than three years after being arrested by federal agents while still serving his governor, Rod Blagojevich has reported to the FCI Englewood Correctional Center in Colorado for a 14-year prison sentence.

CBS Chicago–03/15/2012

Former Gov. Rod Blagojevich (L) and his attorney, Aaron Goldstein, on an American Eagle flight from Chicago to Denver, while Blagojevich heads to prison in Littleton, Colo. (Credit: CBS)

Blagojevich: ‘I’m Hopeful For The Future’

At 1 p.m. Chicago time Thursday, Rod Blagojevich will report to the FCI Englewood federal prison in Englewood, Colo., to begin serving his 14-year sentence.

CBS Chicago–03/15/2012

Former Gov. Rod Blagojevich walks through a hoard of media toward his house before giving a news conference outside his home March 14, 2012, a day before reporting to prison. (Photo by Frank Polich/Getty Images)

Blagojevich’s Countdown To Prison Reaching Its Final Hours

In less than a day, former Gov. Rod Blagojevich will trade his civilian clothes for a prison uniform and will be known by his prison number.

CBS 2–03/14/2012

Rod Blagojevich, standing with his wife Patti, speaks to reporters on March 14, 2012, in his final public statement before reporting to prison for his 14-year sentence on corruption charges on March 15. (Credit: CBS)

Blagojevich On Going To Prison: ‘Hardest Thing I’ve Ever Had To Do’

The day before he reports to prison to begin serving his 14-year sentence, former Gov. Rod Blagojevich said, “this is the hardest thing I’ve ever had to do.”

CBS Chicago–03/14/2012

The FCI Englewood federal prison in Littleton, Colo., is where former Gov. Rod Blagojevich will be serving his 14-year prison sentence. (Credit: CBS)

Former Prison Counselor To Blago: ‘Make The Best Of It’

In the final hours before he reports to prison, former Gov. Rod Blagojevich is spending as much time as he can with his family.

CBS 2–03/13/2012

Rod Blagojevich reports this week to FCI Englewood in Colorado. (CBS)

Inside Blago’s New Home: (FCI) Englewood

The Level One facility, where Blagojevich will spend most of his 14-year sentence, was built in 1938. As of last week, it housed 978 inmates. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.

03/12/2012