Saturday, February 28, 2009
Former Chicago Alderman Edward Vrdolyak received a sentence of five years probation. See Chicago Tribune, No jail for Vrdolyak; Carol Marin, Chicago Sun Times, Fast Eddie and justice -- hard to reconcile. Vrdolyak plead guilty to a conspiracy to commit mail/wire fraud. See Martha Nell, ABA Jrl Law News Now, Chicago Attorney and Ex-Alderman Ed Vrdolyak Pleads in Kickback Case; Huffington Post (AP), Vrdolyak to Plead Guilty: Judge. He was represented by Attorney Michael Monico.