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Judge Freezes Rezko's Money

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"A federal judge has frozen about $105,000 of Tony Rezko's money, saying it will more than likely end up going to the government," Natasha Korecki reports on the Sun-Times' site.

The money is a portion of the funds put up with the court to secure the political fund-raiser's bond earlier this year. Rather than return it now that Rezko is in jail awaiting sentencing, U.S. District Judge Amy St. Eve froze it, agreeing with prosecutors that the money is traceable to proceeds from the sale of Rezko-controlled property.

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