Criminal defense lawyers representing former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich and his campaign manager/brother Robert Blagojevich will rework their legal strategies after the U.S. Attorney's Office in Chicago lodged new extortion and bribery charges against the defendants on Thursday. The government had said that it would bring the new charges mainly to beef up its case in light of the possibility that the Supreme Court will find unconstitutional a type of charge included in the original indictments.
Blagojevich Lawyers Will Recast Strategy After Government Adds Charges
The National Law Journal
February 5, 2010