Prosecutors Call Probation Sentence For 'People’s Attorney' IncorrectA jury convicted Warren Ballentine in October on six counts connected to a $10 million mortgage fraud scheme. On Tuesday, U.S. District Judge Matthew Kennelly sentenced Ballentine to three years of probation and 300 hours of community service.
State Provides $10M In New Funds For Safe Passage ProgramThe city’s Safe Passage program to protect Chicago Public Schools students on their way to and from school has been expanded more than two dozen new schools, thanks to $10 million in new funding from the state.
ComEd Offering $10M In Financial Aid To CustomersThe brutal winter temperatures have proven to be a real financial hardship for many homeowners, prompting ComEd to set aside $10 million to help customers in need pay their electric bills.
Police Find $10M In Drugs At Southwest Side ResidenceNarcotics officers executed a search warrant at Margarito Raygoza’s home and found about 50 pounds of cannabis and “bulk quantities” of heroin, cocaine and crystal methamphetamine, police said.
City Council OKs $10M Settlement In Burge CaseThe City Council on Wednesday agreed to shell out $10 million to compensate a man who spent 25 years in prison for a double murder he did not commit after being beaten into confessing by convicted former police Cmdr. Jon Burge and his crew at Area 2.
Syndicated Radio Host Indicted For Mortgage FraudA former Chicago lawyer who now hosts a national radio talk show was indicted on federal charges for two mortgage fraud schemes that defrauded lenders out of nearly $10 million.
Couple Donates $10 Million To DePaul UniversityDePaul University says an alumnus and his wife have donated $10 milllion from their estate to the university -- the largest single gift in the school’s 113-year history.
Official Calls For Probe Of Prison's Workers' CompIllinois' workers' compensation commission is calling for an investigation of nearly $10 million paid out in claims to more than half the staff of an Illinois prison.