Judge Dismisses Sexual Harassment Suit Filed By Former Rutherford AideA federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit accusing state treasurer and failed Republican candidate for governor Dan Rutherford of sexually harassing a former top aide, and pressuring him to perform campaign work on government time.
Hammond Church: Fired Pastor Admitted Sex With 17-Year-OldOfficials First Baptist Church of Hammond., Ind., said Wednesday night fired Pastor Jack Schaap admitted to having a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old girl who is a member of the church, prompting their decision to fire him this week.
Hammond Pastor Dismissed For 'Improper Relationship With Young Woman'The longtime pastor of a northwest Indiana church has been dismissed due to an "improper relationship with a young woman."
Judges Toss Lawsuit Challenging Illinois Legislative RemapA panel of federal judges has tossed a Republican lawsuit that challenged the Democrat-drawn map of new Illinois legislative districts.
Judge Drops New Sex Abuse Charges Against Gymnastics CoachA DuPage County judge has dismissed felony sex abuse charges filed this spring against former gymnastics coach Michael Cardamone.