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Sandra Bland. (Credit: GoFundMe)

Apparent Voicemail From Sandra Bland Released; Tests Revealed Marijuana, Cutting Scars

New information could shed more light on the death of Sandra Bland, of Naperville, who was arrested nearly two weeks ago in Waller County, Texas, and then was found dead three days later in her jail cell.

07/23/2015

Affidavit Details Texas State Trooper’s Account Of Sandra Bland Arrest

Authorities have released the sworn affidavit of the Texas state trooper who arrested Naperville resident Sandra Bland earlier this month, in which he says Bland became combative and kicked him during a traffic stop.

07/21/2015

Sandra Bland. (Credit: GoFundMe)

Dashcam Video From Sandra Bland’s Arrest To Be Released Tuesday

More details could emerge Tuesday into the circumstances leading to the death of a Naperville woman inside a Texas jail cell last week.

07/21/2015

Sandra Bland (Source: Facebook)

Naperville Woman’s Family Hires Medical Examiner For New Autopsy After Death In Texas Jail Cell

Sandra Bland was found dead in her jail cell on July 13, three days after she was arrested for allegedly assaulting a police officer during a traffic stop in Waller County, about 50 miles north of Houston.

07/19/2015

Sandra Bland. (Credit: GoFundMe)

Naperville Woman’s Family Hires Attorney To Investigate Her Death In Texas Jail Cell

Relatives of a Naperville woman who died in a Texas jail cell said it’s “unfathomable” that she committed suicide, as authorities have said, and they’ve hired an attorney to get answers.

07/16/2015

Sandra Bland (Source: Facebook)

Naperville Woman’s Family Questions Official Account Of Her Death In Texas Jail Cell

Sandra Bland was arrested near Houston on Friday, and the Waller County Sheriff’s Office said she was found unresponsive in her cell Monday morning, and was later pronounced dead of apparent “self-inflicted asphyxiation.”

07/16/2015

Cassandra Feuerstein slams into a bench after video tape showed her being thrown into a jail cell. (CBS)

Former Skokie Cop Gets Probation For Shoving Woman In Cell

Cassandra Feuerstein, who suffered nerve damage in her face in the March 2013 attack, was glad that Michael Hart was charged for the crime but thinks he got a “slap on the wrist,” said Torri Hamilton, a lawyer who is representing Feuerstein in a pending civil lawsuit.

11/13/2014

Cassandra Feuerstein slams into a bench after video tape showed her being thrown into a jail cell. (CBS)

Skokie Officer Charged After Shoving Woman Into Jail Cell

Michael Hart, 43, was charged on Wednesday with aggravated battery and official misconduct in connection with the incident.

10/30/2013

Zachary Owens

Suspected Child Molester Charged With Making Hooch In Jail

A suspected child molester now faces a new charge, for allegedly making alcohol in his cell at the Kendall County Jail.

WBBM Newsradio–12/07/2011

Photo Of Man Behind Jail Bars (Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Officers Find Second Man In Four Days Hanged In Same Police Lockup

A 62-year-old man was found hanged with his underwear early Sunday in a Chicago Police lockup.

11/20/2011