DePaul Student Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Disabled WomanA DePaul University sophomore was charged with sexually assaulting a 22-year-old woman with developmental disabilities. Joseph Annel, 19, of the 1200 block of West Fullerton Avenue, was charged with criminal sexual assault and appeared in court Sunday.
Quinn To Close Mental Institutions In Tinley, JacksonvilleGov. Pat Quinn announced Thursday that he plans to close a Tinley Park mental hospital and a Jacksonville center for people with developmental disabilities as he ramps up efforts to move people out of state institutions and into group homes or other kinds of community care.
Quinn Signs Bill To Improve Mental Health ServicesGov. Pat Quinn has signed legislation to help people dealing with mental health issues.