Michael L. Marzo, 23, is charged with one count of first-degree murder in the stabbing death of his mother. (Credit: Bolingbrook Police Department)

Man Not Guilty Of Killing His Mother By Reason Of Insanity

A judge on Friday said that a southwest suburban man likely stabbed his mother to death in 2011, but found him not guilty of murder by reason of insanity.


Cynthia Brim, a Cook County judge, has been barred from her duties following allegations she pushed a sheriff's deputy. (Cook County Sheriff's Department)

Judge Found Not Guilty By Reason Of Insanity In Battery Trial

Cook County Judge Cynthia Brim, who suffers from long-term mental illness, was found not guilty by reason of insanity Monday in her misdemeanor battery trial.


Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum (John Muchow/

Mary Todd Lincoln’s Insanity Retrial To Be Staged

Dramatic details delving into the life of Abraham Lincoln’s wife are about to take center stage.



Lakeview Mom Not Guilty By Reason Of Insanity For Infant’s Death

A Cook County judge Tuesday found a Lakeview woman accused of suffocating her eight-month-old son while battling a severe postpartum condition not guilty by reason of insanity.


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Judge Finds Woman Not Guilty, Insane, For Slashing Daughter’s Throat

A Bloomingdale woman accused of killing her daughter could spend the rest of her life in a psychiatric hospital, after being found not guilty by reason of insanity.