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Judge Reggie Walton - Snip/Clip/Rinse
A federal judge has accepted a series of redactions and substitutions proposed by Special Counsel Patrick Fitzgerald - to be provided to I Lewis "Scooter" Libby's defense team - which will limit what Libby can share with jurors at his upcoming trial on some of the specifics of his top-secret White House briefings. <more>
Gelded Mayor Will Run for Sixth Term
"Daley's administration has had its share of scandal as well. A federal investigation of hiring practices and alleged payoffs for trucking contracts has resulted in charges against 45 people and convictions of 41, including the former city clerk. One defendant has died, and three cases are pending, according to Randall Samborn, spokesman for U.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald."
Prosecutors Detail Case To Eunuchize Black
Federal prosecutors offered an advance look at their case against media baron Conrad Black, who is to stand trial on fraud and racketeering charges in Chicago next spring.
Mr. Black, along with three other former executives, is alleged to have diverted more than $80 million from newspaper publisher Hollinger International Inc., which has been renamed Sun-Times Media Group Inc. The company publishes the Chicago Sun-Times and a cluster of suburban Chicago papers.
In an 81-page filing with the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, the government laid out statements detailing fraud, evil doing and a total disregard for the law on a scale and magnitude not seen since the 109th Congress adjourned last Saturday. <more>
been kinda slow and sterile at the office(s)...next! ;)
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