This morning defense attorneys for Rod Blagojevich are expected to cross examine the first major witness in the former governor's retrial. John Harris was Blagojevich's chief of staff and he spent three days on the stand last week testifying for prosecutors. He was caught on federal wire
Jurors in the retrial of former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich are hearing that he was surrounded by some really bad advisors.One of the prosecution's star witnesses is John Harris. He was Blagojevich's chief of staff just before the governor was arrested. He encouraged Blagojevich to
Job opportunities and career ambitions were centerstage Wednesday at the federal corruption trial of former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich.John Harris, who served as Blagojevich's chief of staff during the last days of his administration, testified about Blagojevich's efforts to secure a better p
Prosecutors have slashed much of their case against former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, simplifying it down to one concept. Jurors from the first trial said the government's case was too confusing and prosecutors have apparently taken that to heart in a big way.
Defense attorneys for former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich say they're concerned there won't be many people of color on the jury. The holdout juror in Blagojevich's first trial was African American.
A potential juror who has tickets to see a taping of the Oprah Winfrey show has been excused from jury duty in the Blagojevich case. She was concerned that the trial would interfere with the taping, though there could be other reasons that the judge excused her.Blagojevich said he was happy th