Transgender Inmate Seeks Protection Order Against Prison GuardsThe 26-year-old inmate who goes by the name Strawberry Hampton (legally Deon Hampton) has been repeatedly sexually assaulted by corrections officers.
Sex Offender Charged With Sending Threats To Governor, SheriffEric Pence was charged with one felony count of threatening a public official for the threat to the governor, and one misdemeanor count of harassment using an electronic communication for the threats to the sheriff, authorities said.
Muslim Women Call For Hate Crime Probe After Attack In Rogers ParkAbout two dozen people gathered in Rogers Park on Sunday to support two Muslim women who have said they were harassed and assaulted last week.
Lesbian Accuses Niles Senior Center Of Allowing HarassmentAn LGBT civil rights organization has filed what it considers to be a groundbreaking lawsuit against a senior living facility, alleging it failed to protect a lesbian from harassment by other residents.
Opinion: The Drivers I've Angered While Riding My Bike On Chicago's StreetsWhen I find myself getting angry at other people while biking, driving or walking, I tell myself to chill out. Maybe you should do the same?
Ex-Bear Details Alleged Racial Abuse His Son Endured At North Suburban High SchoolDesmond Clark says he wants to set the record straight about the misdemeanor charges he faces in a northern suburb. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
The Video Game Industry: Good For The Economy, Bad For Women?A new study from the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) highlights the impact the video game industry has on state economies -- and it's mostly good news. Sadly, the gaming industry continues to flail in one critical area: women.
Man Sentenced To 5 Years For Stalking DuPage County JudgeJohn Euwema, 58, was sentenced to five years in the Illinois Department of Corrections after he pleaded guilty to one Class 4 felony count of stalking and one count of interfering with the duty of a judicial officer for harassing Judge Kathryn Creswell.
Lawsuit: City Is Harassing African-American NightclubNouveau Tavern has filed a lawsuit against the city for, among several allegations, pulling the club's liquor license for a weekend; "conducting unfounded over-crowding investigations”; and using tactics "clearly meant to harass, intimidate.”
Former Student Sues St. Charles East H.S. Over Hazing, BullyingThe former student alleges that the continued bullying led to severe emotional distress that required outpatient hospitalization and “extensive psychiatric treatment.”
Suit: Manager Groped, Assaulted Employees At Waukegan PlantFormer co-workers Allen Fuesting and Laurie Garza describe a climate of sexual harassment and hostility at Waukegan's Uline plant. CBS 2's Dana Kozlove reports.
City To Pay $560K For Former Supervisor's Racist, Sexist RantsThe City Council Finance Committee has recommend approving a $560,000 settlement for some city employees who complained about the racist and sexist rantings of their boss, the nephew of former Congressman Frank Annunzio.