Judge Chides Cellini Atty Over Juror Misconduct Questions

Law360, Chicago (January 6, 2012, 7:31 PM EST) -- An Illinois federal judge told an attorney for convicted real estate investor William Cellini to reformulate his line of questioning at a hearing on alleged juror misconduct Friday, saying the lawyer's "accusatory" queries of the juror were not helping his case.

Following an emotional outburst from juror Candy Chiles in which she demanded that Dan Webb, firm chairman of Winston & Strawn LLP, "leave [her] alone," U.S. District Judge James B. Zagel allowed the juror to leave the courtroom and told Webb that he needed to...
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USA v. Blagojevich et al


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1:08-cr-00888

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Illinois Northern

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October 30, 2008

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