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Daily Archives: September 4th, 2010

(CHICAGO) (WLS) — Defense attorneys for two of the three Chicago hoodlums who were arrested last April for allegedly plotting bank heists, are asking to withdraw because their clients are broke.

Marc Martin and Terrence Gillespie will appeal to U.S. District Judge Harry Leinenweber on September 7th saying they do not want to work for free, or pro bono, on behalf of Robert “Bobby” Pullia, 69 or Arthur “The Genius” Rachel, 71. According to motions filed this week, Martin and Gillespie will tell the judge that the Outfit-related case has “over 50 hours of recordings and many hours of surveillance video,” according to motions filed Tuesday.

read more: Here By Ann Pistone and Chuck Goudie,ABC7news