Former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich, who was convicted in 2009 of trying to peddle Barack Obama's vacated U.S. Senate seat, expressed gratitude on Wednesday afternoon after he was commuted by U.S...
Author Alan Ellis wrote the "Federal Prison Guidebook" that details what prisoners like disgraced former Governor Rod Blagojevich can do if they're on their way out. If the commutation is immediate, he..
A federal judge denied a bid by longtime Donald Trump friend Roger Stone to delay his sentencing, as Trump claimed again the political operative and self-proclaimed "dirty trickster" was being treated..
Former Fox News Chief Political Correspondent Carl Cameron called out President Donald Trump for campaigning to “drain the swamp” in 2016 and then pardoning “swamp monsters” like former.. Mediaite - Published
President Trump is using his powers of clemency to pardon nearly a dozen people, including high profile, white collar criminals. Among them is disgraced former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich, who is.. CBS News - Published
President Trump commuted the prison term of former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich, and pardoned former New York Police Commissioner Bernard Kerik and former Wall Street financier Michael Milken. NPR - Published
A former guest star on Trump's television program, "The Apprentice," Blagojevich was serving a 14-year prison sentence on federal corruption charges.
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