Democratic Lawmakers Sue To Get Paid, Despite State Budget MessThe Democratic lawmakers filed a lawsuit in Cook County Circuit Court on Friday demanding that Republican Comptroller Leslie Munger and Gov. Bruce Rauner "end unwarranted political pressure."
Suit: Massage Therapist Sexually Assaulted WomanA client of the Tinley Park branch of Massage Envy is suing the owners, claiming she was sexually assaulted by a masseuse.
Regulators: Illinois Doctor's Pill Mill Supplied 11 Statesllinois regulators have yanked a doctor's license for running a cash-only pill mill and prescribing vast amounts of fentanyl and other addictive painkillers to patients in 11 states.
Woman Appeals Defeat In Rape Lawsuit Against Derrick RoseThe appeal was on the grounds that damning testimony should have been excluded and other evidence should have been admitted at trial.
Woman Sues Uber Driver After Sexual Assault Charges DroppedA woman has filed a civil lawsuit against Uber and the rideshare driver who was previously cleared of criminal charges that he kidnapped and sexually assaulted her two years ago at his Northwest Side apartment.
Ex-El Rukn Leader’s Lawsuit Heading To Trial AgainIt began 32 years ago with a double murder. Now a long legal saga that landed a Chicago street gang member on death row, only to be exonerated after the Cook County judge who sentenced him went to prison for racketeering, is set to return to a federal courtroom Monday.
Lawsuit Seeks To Overturn Chicago’s Home-Sharing Ordinance“What this case is about is the sanctity of the home. The government’s ability to regulate stops at your front door. Chicagoans should not have to ask the government for permission to have sleepovers in their own homes,” said Shorge Kenneth Sato, an attorney representing Keep Chicago Livable.
$1 Million Settlement In Maine West Hazing LawsuitThe suit, filed in November 2012 against the school, District 207 and several coaches, revealed the allegations of inappropriate hazing rituals taking place between students in the Des Plaines high school’s athletic program.
Lawsuit Seeks To Block Emanuel’s Red-Light Camera Do-OverMayor Rahm Emanuel should be stopped in his tracks from giving 1.5 million motorists a red-light camera ticket do-over because his after-the-fact fix to a problem with those tickets violates state law, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday.
Aldermen Back $2M Settlement To Police WhistleblowersThe settlement with police partners Shannon Spalding and Daniel Echeverria was reached on the eve of their trial, averting the need for Mayor Rahm Emanuel to comply with a federal judge’s order to testify about the code of silence that the mayor acknowledged exists in the Police Department.
Trump Vowing To Sue 'Every One' Of His Female AccusersDonald Trump on Saturday pledged postelection lawsuits against every woman who has accused him of sexual assault or other inappropriate behavior, and he charged Hillary Clinton's campaign and the Democratic Party with orchestrating the allegations.
Former Student Sues School District Over Sexual Abuse By JanitorKendrick Ingram, 48, was sentenced to 18 years in prison in 2007 after he pleaded guilty to a felony count of predatory criminal sexual assault.