Last Updated: Wednesday, September 28, 2011, 10:57
Sentencing of former Illinois
Governor Rod Blagojevich, convicted for trying to auction US President Barack Obama’s Senate seat, has been put on hold.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 02, 2011, 11:14
Illinois` death row officially died when a state law abolishing the death penalty quietly took effect.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 03, 2011, 13:56
The corruption retrial of former
Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich, who is accused of trying to
sell US President Barack Obama`s vacated US Senate seat began
here on Tuesday at the Dirksen Federal Courthouse.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 10, 2011, 12:48
Illinois will be 4th US state in past 2 years to dispense with death penalty.
Last Updated: Friday, January 28, 2011, 15:47
Some residents of Chicago challenged ex-White House chief of staff residency.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 11, 2011, 13:23
Democrat Pat Quinn takes the reins as budget deficit could hit $15 billion.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 15, 2010, 17:50
Tila claimed that she was victim of crowd violence at a concert in Illinois.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 28, 2010, 15:12
Telecom technoczar Sam Pitroda, who
is also the advisor to Prime Minister on infrastructure and innovation, has been selected for honorary doctorate in Human Letters by the University of Illinois.
Last Updated: Friday, February 05, 2010, 11:53
Former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich has been charged in a fresh corruption indictment that contains racketeering and attempted extortion of the US Presidential chief of staff Rahm Emanuel.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 07, 2010, 12:39
A state panel on Wednesday voted in favour of closing the Thomson Correctional Centre, a maximum security US jail here and selling it to the federal government to house detainees from the Guantanamo Bay prison in Cuba.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 05, 2010, 13:46
Former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich, who was removed from office last January on corruption charges, will participate along with 13 others in the new season of the reality show `Celebrity Apprentice`.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 23, 2009, 14:00
Plotters of the 9/11 attacks and USS Cole bombing suspects, currently in Guantanamo Bay prison, could be transfered to an Illinois jail under the Obama
Administration`s plan to close the detention centre in Cuba.
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