was indicted last week by a federal grand jury for defrauding lenders by scheming with others to obtain nearly 30 bogus mortgage loans, according to the U.S. Attorney's office
is listed on WSRB 106.3 FM's
Web site as being on the air Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
also is listed WVON Radio's
web site as hosting a show from 3 to 6 a.m. Monday through Friday.
own Website describes him as "The People's
Attorney" and listed the name on his
email address as "truthfighters."
Facebook fan page, Ballentine
today said that he
"For the record I'm innocent," Ballentine
said on the Facebook page.
According to prosecutors, Ballentine
helped obtain nearly 30 mortgages in which buyers were fraudulently qualified for loans based on false documents.
The schemes took place between December 2004 and May 2006, authorities alleged.
, 41, who currently lives in Durham, N.C. , formerly resided in Country Club Hills, where he
still keeps a law office.
is scheduled to appear at the Dirksen U.S. Courthouse on Feb. 5 on six counts of bank fraud, false statements and mail and wire fraud.
could not be immediately reached for comment.