Blagojevich’s lawyers must convince a higher court that trial Judge James Zagel made serious errors at trial and in calculating a sentence.
Blagojevich faces between 15 and 20 years in prison.
His sentencing hearing will be Dec. 6 and 7 before a federal judge.
Beat child because he interrupted him playing a video game
Earlier this year a jury found the 54-year-old impeached governor guilty on 17 of 20 corruption charges.
Blagojevich’s sentencing date has not been set.
Tony Rezko was a former fundraiser for impeached Governor Rod Blagojevich.
Judge James Zagel canceled an October 6th sentencing date. He offered no explanation.
Christopher Carroll, 37, of Belleville stabbed his friend in the neck during a night of drinking.
Millions in stolen funds were spent on home repairs, spending sprees at strip clubs.