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A personal-injury attorney says this rusted balcony railing caused a serious accident. (CBS)

Lawsuit Sheds Light On Problems With Iron Balcony Railings

A Buildings Department spokesperson says the city has issued 600 iron-related balcony violations since 2012. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.

01/30/2014

A dog fell to its death from a balcony on the 43rd floor of this condo building at 360 E. South Water St. on Sept. 4, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Police: No Charges After Dog, Cat Fall From High-Rise

Chicago Police have opted not to charge anyone in the death of a dog which plunged 43 floors to its death this morning, under unusual circumstances.

09/05/2013

A dog fell to its death from a balcony on the 43rd floor of this condo building at 360 E. South Water St. on Sept. 4, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Dog Falls From High-Rise Condo Building

Police said the dog’s owner let it out on the balcony on the 43rd floor, and the dog climbed up on the furniture, then jumped off the balcony.

09/04/2013

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Man Accused Of Tossing Propane Tank, Fire Extinguisher At Cops

A man threw a propane tank and fire extinguisher at police officers from the balcony of his Streeterville apartment Tuesday night, police said.

11/14/2012

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Boy, 12, Falls From Third Story Balcony In Gurnee

A 12-year-old Gurnee boy was little sore Tuesday morning after a three-story fall.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2012

Fatal Shooting

Woman Shot And Killed On SW Side Balcony

A woman was killed when she was shot while on a second-floor balcony in the Southwest Side Brighton Park neighborhood.

04/07/2012

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Parole Violator Jumps From Balcony, Fails To Escape Police

A parole violator made dramatic leap from a balcony in Naperville in an attempt to escape police, but his plan didn’t work.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2012

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Adult, Child Rescued From West Chicago Fire

Two people were rescued from the third floor balcony of a West Chicago apartment building Sunday night, after they became trapped during a fire.

08/01/2011

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Man Who Kicked Wife, Sent Baby Over Balcony, Gets 21 Years

Jeremiah Elijah Williams was only 5 weeks old when the man who claimed to be his father sent the newborn crashing to his death from a third-story porch.

05/03/2011