Rod Blagojevich sentenced to 14 years in prison for corruption

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Rod Blagojevich sentenced to 14 years in prison for corruption
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Wed, 12-07-2011 - 3:26pm

Disgraced Illinois governor handed stiff sentence for attempting to sell President Obama's vacant Senate seat

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/dec/07/rod-blagojevish-14-year-corruption-sentence

 


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Registered: 09-30-2011

Got what he deserved.

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Registered: 04-07-2002
He got what he deserved although I seriously doubt that he will serve the entire sentence.

 nwtreehugger  

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Registered: 11-13-2009
Federal inmates serve much longer than state.

 

iVillage Member
Registered: 11-13-2009
<< It's a shame they couldn't get Obama and Emanuel too. >>

For what?

 

iVillage Member
Registered: 09-30-2011

Corruption.

iVillage Member
Registered: 11-13-2009
Can you be more specific?

 

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Registered: 02-05-2011
The sentence seems harsh to me.
iVillage Member
Registered: 11-13-2009
I believe so also.

And he probably would have gotten less time if he'd fessed up before trial, rather than after.