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#Rod Blagojevich

# rod-blagojevich - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Trump pardons former governor who was jailed for selling Barack Obama's seat in the Senate
# Rod Blagojevich
# Rod Blagojevich

Trump pardons former governor who was jailed for selling Barack Obama's seat in the Senate

Feb 19th 2020, 8:27 AM 30,270 Views 38 Comments

The clemency actions have sparked claims that Trump may pardon more high-profile convicts.

# rod-blagojevich - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

Former US governor Rod Blagojevich gets 14 years for corruption
# Corruption
# Corruption

Former US governor Rod Blagojevich gets 14 years for corruption

Dec 7th 2011, 7:06 PM 2,351 Views 20 Comments

Blagojevich famously tried to auction off Barack Obama’s former Senate seat to the highest bidder.

# rod-blagojevich - Tuesday 28 June, 2011

Illinois governor tried to sell Obama's Senate seat
# Blagojevich
# Blagojevich

Illinois governor tried to sell Obama's Senate seat

Jun 28th 2011, 9:07 AM 427 Views 5 Comments

Two-term governor of Obama’s home state was convicted of a range of corruption charges yesterday.

# rod-blagojevich - Wednesday 18 August, 2010

Illinois governor escapes 23 charges of corruption
# Illinois
# Illinois

Illinois governor escapes 23 charges of corruption

Aug 18th 2010, 8:01 PM 298 Views 0 Comments

Rod Blagojevich found guilty of lying to the FBI, but the jury is deadlocked on every other charge.