Former Cicero town president Betty Loren Maltese is suffering from a new legal headache.
Prosecutors have dropped charges against four men in a 1994 Chicago murder case.
A Cook County judge will decide Wednesday afternoon whether to throw out the convictions of four men for a rape and murder that occurred 17 years ago.
Some mysterious blood found at a nearly 17-year-old suburban crime scene is being tested for the very first time.
A judge will decide next month whether a 24-year-old Chicago man will spend decades in prison, for a murder he committed many years after witnessing the murder of his 5-year-old brother.