18 Proviso West Students Arrested, Suspended Over School BrawlsThe first fight happened inside Proviso West’s lunchroom on Monday. Hillside police arrested 15 students, all of them taken out of the school in handcuffs.
State Senator Works To Keep Derrick Smith From Being ReelectedIllinois State Sen. Kwame Raoul (D-Chicago) says he will do everything he can to prevent Rep. Derrick Smith from being reelected.
State House Expels Rep. Derrick SmithThe Illinois House of Representatives has voted to expel state Rep. Derrick Smith (D-Chicago).
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.
House Vote Next Month On Smith's Fate Not The Final WordIndicted State Rep. Derrick Smith (D-Chicago) will find out next month if he'll be kicked out of the Illinois House for allegedly taking a $7,000 bribe, but even if he is, that doesn't mean he won't be back.
Attorney For Indicted State Rep: House Panel Rushing To JudgmentThe attorney for indicted State Rep. Derrick Smith (D-Chicago) has launched a mannered, but pointed attack against the House committee considering whether to discipline Smith over bribery allegations.
Milk Spiked With Alcohol Could Get Girl ExpelledA junior high school student from Glen Ellyn is suspended, and could be expelled, after bringing chocolate milk spiked with alcohol to school.
Expelled Student Sues Proviso EastJunior says he was unfairly barred from high school because he came upon a fight in the hallway.