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  • Blagojevich's brother writing book on legal saga

    Imprisoned former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's brother says he's writing a book about his own three-year-long legal ordeal that resulted in prosecutors dropping all charges against him.


  • Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich talks with Jon Stewart during an appearance on Comedy Central's "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" Monday, Aug. 23, 2010 in New York. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)

    Blagojevich headed for retrial in early January

    Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich is set to go back on trial in early January, but he will stand alone as a defendant this time after prosecutors dismissed all corruption charges against his brother on Thursday.


  • Blagojevich to stand trial without brother

    Former Illinois Gov. Rod R. Blagojevich is set to go back on trial in January, but he will stand alone as a defendant this time after prosecutors dismissed all corruption charges against his brother on Thursday.


  • Jurors suggest they're deadlocked

    Jurors in the corruption trial of former Gov. Rod Blagojevich sent a note to the judge saying they have made "a reasonable attempt" to reach a unanimous decision.


  • Associated Press
Robert Blagojevich (above) and his brother, ousted Gov. Rod R. Blagojevich, are accused of scheming to sell or trade President Obama's old Senate seat from Illinois.

    Blagojevich's brother testifies he was out of loop

    Former Gov. Rod R. Blagojevich's brother testified Monday that he never tied political contributions to government business while he served as chairman of the ousted Illinois governor's campaign fund, and he portrayed himself as frequently outside the loop during political discussions.


  • Robert Blagojevich, brother of former Illinois Gov. Rod R. Blagojevich, faces charges in a federal corruption trial. (AP Photo)

    Blagojevich's brother faces corruption charges

    Rod R. Blagojevich's friends scattered as investigators looking into his doomed Illinois governorship closed in. Some associates had already been indicted, others stopped returning calls.


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