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Blagojevich Found Guilty On One Count: Lying To FBI

Rod Blagojevich, Patti Blagojevich

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich and his wife Patti arrive at federal court in Chicago, Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2010.  Kiichiro Sato/AP hide caption

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Update 5:40 pm ET — Federal prosecutors have told the judge they intend to retry former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich on the 23 counts the jury deadlocked on, according to NPR's David Shaper.

Meanwhile, U.S. District Judge James Zagel said he has decided to call a mistrial on the 23 counts the jury deadlocked on.

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One of 24 counts was all a jury found former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich guilty of — lying to the FBI.

The jury deadlocked on 23 counts against the former politician. Meanwhile, it deadlocked on all four counts against his brother Robert.

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