Rod Blagojevich

  • Rod Blagojevich's appeal scheduled for Friday

    12/13/13 5:46 AM

    Imprisoned former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich on Friday gets what's likely his last chance to win his freedom as a three-judge federal panel hears oral arguments in his appeal.

  • Rod Blagojevich appeal draws prosecutors' response

    11/13/13 7:48 AM

    Prosecutors have filed a response to former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich's corruption conviction appeal.

  • Rod Blagojevich to begin serving prison sentence

    3/15/12 7:17 AM Comment

    Former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich will head to prison Thursday to serve time for corruption charges. But before beginning his sentence, he embraced the public spotlight once again, insisting that what he did was legal.

  • Rod Blagojevich gets 14 years

    12/7/11 1:46 PM Comment

    Rod Blagojevich, the ousted Illinois governor whose three-year battle against criminal charges became a national spectacle, was sentenced to 14 years in prison.