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Blagojevich Sentenced to 14 Years

The Sun Times has a good write up, so no use reinventing the wheel:

Disgraced former Gov. Rod Blagojevich was sentenced Wednesday to 14 years in prison after he made a final plea for leniency, acknowledging his guilt and saying, “I am unbelievably sorry.”

“I believe he did, in fact, accept [responsibility],” U.S. District Judge James Zagel said in announcing how long Blagojevich should spend in prison after being convicted of 18 corruption charges that included attempting to sell or trade an appointment to fill the U.S. Senate seat left vacant by the election of President Barack Obama.

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  1. December 7, 2011 at 2:02 pm

    Thanks for the ‘heads-up’. Now we really do have more governors making license plates than any other state! Wow.

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