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Rod Blagojevich making his first appearance -- his second trial on corruption charges by the ousted Illinois governor telling the media the feds are sabotaging.
His efforts to defend himself Mike Tobin is in a familiar spot at the federal courthouse in Chicago -- but -- held well.
A few months ago might really seems just like yesterday right same -- -- It certain.
It certainly -- -- blog go to does not disappoint in terms of delivering the circus he left his house this morning and approach to television cameras is that pretty much the same old thing he's an innocent man he's looking forward to his day in court he got here to the Dirksen federal building.
Stepped out of his car on Dearborn street and signed autographs just like old time but here's a doozy.
When he got to the courtroom itself the courtroom sketch artist presented him with an oil trading.
But you just don't have a lot other defendants are convicted felons for that matter receive this kind of treatment -- Might add that clout brokers from the big Chicago machine are they nervous -- hammer ounce.
If their -- they -- nervous the first time around they should be nervous this time around the experts watching this trial.
To the Blagojevich now has nothing to lose he can name names he can drag anyone into this trial and drag them down with it.
The more chaos that he creates and that his defense team creates I think he probably thinks that's good for him somehow in getting a mistrial or -- hung jury.
As he did before and skating on these charges.
Now Blagojevich has already been on the radio saying that he.
Had a deal cooked with President Obama through now mayor elect Rahm Emanuel to fill that vacant senate seat.
Rahm Emanuel says if he's called he will show up here as a witness that you give you an idea the kind of names we expect to hear in -- out 2.0.
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