Deposition

Cardinal Francis George delivers a lecture at McKenna Hall at the University of Notre Dame on March 6, 2014. (Photo by Barbara Johnston/University of Notre Dame)

Cardinal George To Be Questioned About Sex Abuse Cases

Archdiocesan spokesperson Colleen Dolan said George has sat for several rounds of such questioning, known as depositions. Dolan said lawyers for the alleged victims want a video record this time in the event that the Cardinal dies or is too ill to testify in court.

05/29/2014

Lil Wayne... You rapscallion you... (Credit: TMZ / YouTube)

Horrible Horoscopes: Libra

You, Lil Wayne, are a shining star. You’re a shining, shooting star. You’re buzzin’ past Venus and Venus is all, “Hey! You can’t buzz past me,” and you’re like, “Whatever, Venus! Don’t tell me what to do!”

09/26/2012

Sugarland singer Jennifer Nettles in April 2012 talks about harsh weather on the night of a stage collapse in Indianapolis in August 2011. (Courtesy: Attorney Ken Allen)

Sugarland Singer: It Wasn’t Band’s Responsibility To Cancel Ill-Fated Concert

In a deposition taped last week, Jennifer Nettles described what she thought of the storm that descended on the Indiana State Fair in August 2011.

04/16/2012

Mayor Daley At Wheaton College

Attorneys Push To Question Daley In Burge Torture Lawsuit

A renewed push is on to get retired Mayor Richard M. Daley to submit to a deposition about former Chicago Police Cmdr. Jon Burge.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2012

Mayor Richard M. Daley

Attorneys Demand Deposition From Daley In Burge Torture Case

Attorneys for a man who claims he was a victim of torture at the hands of police Cmdr. Jon Burge are not giving up the fight to question retired Mayor Richard M. Daley.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2011

Former Illinois Governor George Ryan speaks to the news media at the federal courthouse following a verdict of guilty on all counts in his corruption trial April 17, 2006  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Report: Ryan Didn’t Fully Understand Pardons

Recently-released tapes indicate that now-imprisoned former Gov. George didn’t fully understand the pardon process.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2011

George Ryan

George Ryan Discusses Clemency, Death-Penalty Decisions In Court Deposition

The incarcerated former governor was compelled to answer questions about how he dealt with prisoners’ clemency requests, during a deposition taken at a federal prison.

02/28/2011