Blagojevich Asks Supreme Court To Hear Corruption CaseImprisoned ex-Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday to hear an appeal of his corruption convictions that included his attempt to sell an appointment to President Barack Obama's old Senate seat.
Report: Road Construction Money Went To Jobs Program Under BlagojevichThe Illinois executive inspector general says the state Department of Transportation directed $3.1 million in road construction money to go to a summer jobs program for teens in Chicago during the Blagojevich administration.
Report: Tolls Illegally Went Toward Balancing State Budget For 3 YearsA story out Friday morning is sure to cause grumbling among those who use the Illinois Tollway system.
Ex-Prosecutor: Rezko's Sentence A Bad Sign For BlagojevichA 10 1/2-year sentence for political fundraiser Tony Rezko is not a good sign for deposed Gov. Rod Blagojevich, according to a former federal prosecutor.
Trial Wrapping Up For Power Broker William CelliniIt's a day off for the jury, but, not for the judge or lawyers in the trial of millionaire businessman and powerbroker William Cellini.
Ex-State Contractor Gets Probation For Defrauding TaxpayersA contractor with ties to deposed Gov. Rod Blagojevich was sentenced to probation Monday, after admitting to using a state drug-screening contract to bilk taxpayers out of thousands of dollars.
Blago On Tape: 'It's Very Important For Me To Make A Lot Of Money'As federal prosecutors continued to focus on allegations that Rod Blagojevich was trying to sell or trade an appointment to the U.S. Senate, jurors in his retrial heard the former governor saying "it's very important for me to make a lot of money."