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Confusion and characters in the Blagojevich retrial

On Monday, federal prosecutors will continue their cross examination of former governor Rod Blagojevich. But on Thursday, the courtroom was full of confusion and mayhem.

Prosecutors yelled questions over Blagojevich’s long-winded responses. Blagojevich’s lawyer Aaron Goldstein had to yell his objections over his client, leading Blagojevich to ask why Goldstein was objecting him.

To help explain this confusing turn of events, Eight Forty-Eight spoke to WBEZ’s Rob Wildeboer.

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