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Blagojevich headed to prison

Illinois' convicted ex-Gov. Rod Blagojevich is headed to a prison outside Denver, Colorado to begin his 14-year prison sentence on corruption charges.

He must report to the prison 2 p.m. Thursday.

Jurors convicted Blagojevich on 18 counts... including charges that he tried to sell or trade President Barack Obama's old U.S. Senate seat.

He will be the state's second former governor currently in federal prison.


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