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Blagojevich photo timeline: From charges up to his sentencing

Dec. 9 2008: Federal agents arrest Blagojevich 6 a.m. his Ravenswood Manor home. U.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald (right) releases stunning

Dec. 9, 2008: Federal agents arrest Blagojevich at 6 a.m. at his Ravenswood Manor home. U.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald (right) releases a stunning criminal complaint where Blagojevich is on tape calling his power to appoint to Barack Obama’s vacant Senate seat “f---ing golden.” Fitzgerald famously describes the sitting governor’s conduct as a political corruption “crime spree” that would have “Lincoln rolling over in his grave.”

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A photo timeline showing key points in the case against former governor Rod Blagojevich, from when he was first changed up until his sentencing.



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