Star witness against Rezko divorces

July 1, 2008 2:59:25 PM PDT
The wife of Stuart Levine has been granted a divorce. Levine was the star witness in the successful prosecution of political fundraiser Tony Rezko.

Sheri Levine filed for and was immediately granted the divorce Tuesday in Cook County Circuit Court. Her husband pleaded guilty to fraud charges and became a government witness in hopes of getting a relatively lenient sentence by testifying against Rezko.

Rezko is awaiting sentencing.