U.S.:FORMER ILLINOIS GOVERNOR GUILTY ON LIEING TO OFFICERS

Former Illinois governor, Blagojevich was found guilty on one count: having provided false statements to officers. The jury appeared hung on the other 23 counts in a trial where Blagojevich is allegedly accountable for having tried to sell Barack Obama’s senatorial seat at the end of 2008, after his election as President. The judge has already envisaged another trial for the remaining 23 counts which have hung the jury.

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