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  • Blagojevich Booted From "I'm A Celebrity..."

    (WGN-AM)- Even though NBC's "I'm a Celebrity … Get Me Out of Here" ranked 17th in the Nielsen ratings for the week ending June 21 among viewers age 18-49, there is a certain amount of local curiosity about contestant Patti Blagojevich. In the week ending...
  • A surprise delivery

     
    Patricia Cowan, like many of the 41 Gloucester residents who circulated petitions to remove four county supervisors from office, found a surprise in the mail last week.It was a large envelope. Inside was a two-inch tall stack of paper: the supervisors'......
  • TAKE 5: Hanukkah TV (Yes, Virginia, There Is)

     
    With Hanukkah beginning tonight at sundown, we thought it would be a good time to look at five TV episodes in which the Jewish Festival of Lights was a key part of the plot. thirtysomething (Dec. 15, 1987) ??? Michael......
  • Rod Blagojevich: 'Anti-Nixon' in "truth'

     
    by Mark Silva Rod Blagojevich, the indicted former governor of Illinois, says his wife Patti is "doing a great job'' on that reality TV show in the Costa Rican jungle, and vows that when his own reality show plays out......
  • Blago out on 'I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here'

     
    Hard to believe, but the curiosity known as "I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here" is about to wrap in a few short hours -- all over -- and someone will win. That someone will not be Patti......
  • 'Celebrity Apprentice' returns with swearin' Rod

     
    UPDATE: At the end of this post, there is a short summary of what happened on Sunday's season premiere of "The Celebrity Apprentice," in which Rod Blagojevich is a contestant. In Sunday's season premiere of "The Celebrity Apprentice," former Illinois...
  • She's a celebrity...wonder how she'll get out of this one?

     
    Text version of a portion of The United States of America v. Rod Blagojevich and Robert Blagojevich: Government's evidentiary proffer supporting the admissibility of co-conspirator statements (.pdf) alleging that Patti Blagojevich was paid for doing no...
  • Could Patti Blagojevich testify for the prosecution at her husband's trial?

     
    Yes, though her testimony would be somewhat limited and, in a federal trial, she'd have to volunteer. Here's Illinois law on what's informally called "spousal privilege":From 725 ILCS 5/115‑16: In criminal cases, husband and wife may testify for or...
  • Inquiring minds want to know: Can Patti testify against Rod?

     
    Q. Could federal prosecutors subpoena Patti Blagojevich to testify against her husband Rod in his upcoming corruption trial? A. Yes, under the law, they could. The allegations against the former governor contained in the roadmap of the case recently...
  • State Rep. Deb Mell presses colleagues to legalize civil unions

     
    Posted by Michelle Manchir at 3:20 p.m. SPRINGFIELD --- State Rep. Deb Mell took to the floor of the Illinois House today to promote legalizing gay marriage in Illinois, but longstanding resistance to gay rights issues at the Capitol and......
  • Round one goes, as expected, as usual, to the defense

     
    I'd seen defense attorney Sam Adam Jr. in action a couple of times in Cook County criminal courtrooms so I was ready for his theatrical opening argument -- I know it's technically an "opening statement," but "argument" says it much......
  • Blagojevich trial tape transcripts, text version

     
    Text versions of the available tape transcripts played Tuesday: Formatting glitches are the result of copying .pdf files as text: DATE: 11/12/2008 TIME: 10:34 A.M. ACTIVITY: Rod Blagojevich home line incoming call. SESSION: 541 SPEAKERS: BLAGOJEVICH:...