$4.7M Judgment Against St James Hospital, ER DoctorA Cook County Circuit Court jury has awarded $4.7 million to the family of a 49-year-old woman who was left brain dead after emergency room doctors at St. James Hospital of Olympia Fields failed to open her airways seven years ago
Verdict In Jefferson Tap Civil Case Faults 4 Officers For BrawlA federal civil jury found four off-duty Chicago police officers had committed batteries and assaults in connection with a videotaped brawl at the Jefferson Tap in 2006 — but in a mixed verdict, the jury rejected other claims, including against two other officers and against the City of Chicago.
Lawsuit: State Farm Covered Up Donations To State Supreme Court JusticeA lawsuit has been filed over the last election of an Illinois Supreme Court justice, which was the most expensive in U.S. history.
UPDATED: Chicago Ordered To Hire 111 Black FirefightersThousands of African-Americans passed over by the Chicago Fire Department will collect damages under a judgment that reportedly will be approved later Wednesday.