Operation Board Games - the sprawling public corruption probe that led to the recent arrests of Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich and his chief of staff - has already brought eight convictions, and it is far from over. Here's a who's who of figures ensnared and how they are connected:
SOURCES: Staff reports, Chicago Tribune | GRAPHIC: Karen Yourish and Todd Lindeman, The Washington Post December 22, 2008
Secret Tapes Helped Build Graft Cases In Illinois Article | CHICAGO -- The wide-ranging public corruption probe that led to the arrest of Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich got its first big break when a grandmother of six walked into a breakfast meeting with shakedown artists wearing an FBI wire.