A federal judge sentenced former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich to 14 years in prison for corruption convictions Wednesday.
The sentence followed a dramatic apology by Blogojevich to his state, his family and the judge, in which he said he is “unbelievably sorry.”
“I’ve had plenty of time to reflect on all that’s happened,” Blagojevich said. “I’m here convicted of crimes, and I am accepting of it, acknowledge it.” View full article »