Appeals Court Again Denies Blagojevich Request for RehearingU.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Monday denied Blagojevich's May 19 petition for a hearing before the entire court.
Blagojevich Won't Attend Resentencing; to Take Part by VideoThe 59-year-old Democrat preferred to return to his hometown but reluctantly agreed with officials that the logistics of the 1,000-mile journey would be complicated, attorney Leonard Goodman told Judge James Zagel at a status hearing.
Blagojevich Resentencing Can Proceed After Stay RefusedA federal court has denied a request by imprisoned former Gov. Rod Blagojevich to delay his resentencing while he asks the U.S. Supreme Court to hear his case.
Prosecutors: Disgraced Illinois Sheriff Found with Drugs in Jail Former sheriff, Raymond Martin, was awaiting resentencing in a drug and witness-tampering case.