Cook County Announces Start Of Weekend Juvenile HearingsStarting next month, the Circuit Court of Cook County will hold juvenile probable cause hearings on holidays and weekends.
Naperville Woman Pleads Not Guilty To Child MurdersA Naperville woman accused of killing her son and a little girl she was baby-sitting last month entered a not guilty plea on Wednesday--in the first-ever televised court proceeding in the Chicago area.
Expulsion Vote Coming Friday For Rep. Derrick SmithA vote is coming Friday that could expel Illinois State Rep. Derrick Smith (D-Chicago) from the General Assembly.
Attorney: Northlake Mom Whose Kids Were Found Blindfolded Was MistreatedA Northlake mother says she was unaware of how her five children were being treated by her husband and was trying to get out of the relationship.
Peterson Murder Trial Set For End Of JulyAfter nearly two years of delays, Drew Peterson is set to go on trial in two months for the murder of his third wife, Kathleen Savio.
Suspect Due In Court In Officer's ShootingAn alleged gang member accused of shooting a Chicago Police officer last week is due in court Monday.
Man To Appear In Court For Surfing Illegally Off Oak Street BeachA Near North Side man arrested last month for illegally surfing off Oak Street Beach will appear in court in a couple of days.
Some Major Players Won't Be At NFL HearingSome major participants on both sides won’t be present Wednesday for the first hearing between NFL players and owners since a lockout began.
Attorneys Ask For George Ryan's Release Pending AppealA federal judge says she'll rule soon on a motion by imprisoned former Illinois Gov. George Ryan to throw out some of his corruption convictions based on a U.S. Supreme Court decision curtailing the use of an anti-fraud law.