Retrial

Jurors from Blagojevich Retrial Speak Out

On Chicago Tonight at 7:00 pm, the jury forewoman from the Blagojevich retrial, along with two other jurors, joins Elizabeth Brackett to discuss the deliberation process and how they arrived at their verdict. We also spoke with two additional jurors from the trial. We asked Maya Moody and Rosemary Bennett a series of questions by […]

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Jury Selection Process Begins in Retrial

The jury selection process for the Rod Blagojevich retrial began Wednesday morning at the Dirksen Federal Building. The potential jury pool will be brought in to fill out detailed questionnaires, but won’t be brought into court for questioning until Thursday at the earliest. It is expected that 12 jurors and five alternates will eventually be […]

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Blagojevich’s Second Trial

The second trial of Rod Blagojevich begins on Wednesday with the jury selection process. I covered the first trial last year, and will be doing so again for round two. Want to know what Rod Blagojevich’s life was like before he entered politics? Check out an in-depth look at the former governor’s childhood, his college […]

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