New Task Force Expected To Keep People From Ending Up Back In JailThe Chicago City Council is expected to move towards creation of a task force to keep people who are freed from jail or prison from ending up back behind bars.
Blagojevich Attorneys Ask For Another Appeals Court HearingA month after his 14-year prison sentence was affirmed, lawyers for Blagojevich asked for another hearing before the three-judge panel.
WATCH: Jail Inmates Attack Guards Before Reinforcements Storm 'Supermax' DivisionThe incident occurred around 8:30 p.m. in a housing tier of Division 9, a super maximum-security part of the jail.
VIDEO: Man Blamed In 11-Year-Old Girl's Shooting Death Attacked In JailProsecutors say Antwan Jones was shooting at rival gang members Saturday when he fatally wounded Takiya Holmes, who had been sitting in a van.
Detainee In Fox Lake Police Beating Video Says He Was Pressured To Sign Settlement With VillageThe man in surveillance video released by Fox Lake officials Friday talks with CBS 2's Dave Savini.
Fox Lake Suspends Detective, Two Officers In Wake Of Detainee BeatingVideo of the misconduct was expected to be released Friday.
Chicago Police Superintendent: Treatment Of Detainee Who Died In 2012 Is Under InvestigationPolice claimed Philip Coleman was acting combative behind bars before they used a TASER. CBS 2's Dave Savini reports.
Group Collecting Toys For Children Of Imprisoned MothersHolly Krig, director of organizing for Moms United Against Violence and Incarceration, said the group regularly organizes trips for the kids to see their moms, and this is the second year they're collecting toys.
Black & Female in Chicago: How the Fate of Sandra Bland Hits Home
Cook County Jail Inmate Disrupts Court Hearing, Punches Deputy: SheriffTwo female assistant state’s attorneys also received minor injuries during the fracas in courtroom 307, according to Sophia Ansari, a spokeswoman for Sheriff Tom Dart.
Woman Who Tried To Sneak Aboard Airliners Vows To BehaveMarilyn Hartman was arrested after trying several times to get past security at O'Hare and Midway airports in April and May. She was released from jail this week.
Bali Murder Suspect Fears Too Much Coke Causing Baby's Hair LossA Chicago woman on trial in Indonesia for killing her mother last year, and stuffing her body in a suitcase, said she fears her newborn daughter is losing her hair, because she is drinking too much Coca-Cola while nursing.

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