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Blagojevich gets some charges dropped: Spring retrial

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Federal prosecutors dropped a few charges against former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, not to do him any favors--but to make the case simpler for jurors in his upcoming Spring retrial, reports Chicago Sun-Times federal court reporter Natasha Korecki.

Last year, Blagojevich was convicted of only one of 24 counts.

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