Kathie LaFond

Kathie LaFond reacts to a judge's comments that she helped cause her son's 2010 death in a car wreck. (CBS)

Mom: Judge Wrong To Blame Me For DUI Wreck That Killed My Son

Kathie LaFond wasn’t tried for her son’s death, but a published report says a judge threw blame her way. CBS 2’s Kristyn Hartman reports.


Cecil Conner (CBS)

Lawsuit Continues vs. Cops In DUI Case

A civil lawsuit against the Chicago Heights Police Department continues, a day after a Steger man was convicted of aggravated DUI in the case.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2011

Cecil Conner (CBS)

Driver Convicted DUI Crash That Killed 5-Year-Old

A Will County jury has found Cecil Conner Jr. guilty of aggravated driving under the influence in the high-speed crash that led to the death of his girlfriend’s 5-year-old son last spring.


Cecil Conner (CBS)

DUI Suspect: Cop Told Me To Drive

An admittedly drunk driver took the witness stand in his own defense Friday, testifying how a Chicago Heights police officer ordered him behind the wheel before he crashed his girlfriend’s car, killing the 5-year-old boy he called his own.