Ex-aide to Blagojevich testifying early in retrial (AP) – 1260th Edition

3 05 2011

Former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich waves to supporters and neighbors as he steps out of his home for a brief press conference April 13, 2011 in Chicago. Prosecutors broke down the former governor's case into five shakedown schemes, telling a mostly female jury that he was motivated by his lack of money -- in late 2008 he was $200,000 in debt.(AFP/Getty Images/File/Scott Olson)AP – Prosecutors in Rod Blagojevich’s corruption retrial begin presenting evidence to newly seated jurors Tuesday — and one of their first witnesses will be a figure central to the allegation that the ousted Illinois governor sought to sell or trade President Barack Obama’s vacated U.S. Senate seat.

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