Attorney for the defendant

ElectionsPoliticsCrime, Law and JusticeJustice SystemRod BlagojevichValerie JarrettBarack Obama
Sheldon Sorosky, lawyer for former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, addresses the court during his client's sentencing hearing at the Dirksen U.S. Courthouse. Sorosky told the judge Blagojevich committed four wrongs, chiefly the attempted sale of the Senate seat held by Barack Obama until his... Cheryl A. Cook, for the Chicago Tribune