Funeral Director Arrested For Operating Without A LicenseThe Cook County sheriff says a South Side funeral director - whose business was closed down last year - has been arrested and charged with operating a funeral home without a license.
Shuttered Funeral Home Hit With Lawsuit The Carter Funeral Chapel--closed down last week because it had no electricity or heat--has been hit with a lawsuit from a woman who says her mother's body was held there for more than six weeks without being cremated.
South Shore Funeral Home Expects To Reopen SoonFive days after his funeral home was shut down for lack of heat or power, a South Shore mortician said he's not about to go out of business.
Funeral Home Owner: I Did Nothing WrongThe owner of a South Shore neighborhood funeral home is defending himself, after police and city inspectors shut down his business and said they found several code violations.
South Shore Funeral Home Accused Of Improperly Storing BodiesA former worker said bodies were not properly stored in coolers, but instead were placed in the garage in winter and cooled with frozen water packs in summer.