Final Defendant In Grisly Joliet Murder Gets Life In PrisonIllinois law required a life sentence for Adam Landerman after he was found guilty in June of the strangulation deaths of Eric Glover and Terrance Rankins, both 22. Will County Circuit Judge Amy Bertani-Tomczak on Friday handed down the sentence.
Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Deadly CrashJoshua Enriquez apologized Tuesday for killing two women and seriously injuring two others after he intentionally rammed into their car and caused it to crash on the Northwest Side.
Disgruntled Father Gets Life In Prison For Fire That Killed FamilyProsecutors said Subhash Chander was offended because his 22-year-old daughter, Monika Rani, had married without his consent, beneath her station in India's caste system.
Landlord Gets Life In Prison For Arson Fire That Killed 7Lawrence Myers, 64, was previously convicted of seven counts of first-degree murder in connection with the fire on Feb. 14, 2010, according to the Cook County state’s attorney’s office.
Man Gets Life In Prison For 1994 Murder Of Waukegan Business OwnerHezekiah Whitfield was able to avoid listening to statements Tuesday from loved ones of the man he killed, but he couldn’t escape the sentence of natural life in prison that followed.
Man Gets Life Sentence For Having Sex With InfantChristopher M. Bour, 40, pleaded guilty in January, without a plea agreement, to paying Natisha Hillard a total of $500 to have sex with a 4-month-old girl, an arrangement that lasted until the child was 18 months old
Convicted Killer, Former Death Row Inmate Dies In PrisonRicardo Harris walked into an Oak Lawn liquor store on May 13, 1999 and shot four people with a handgun, killing two employees and wounding two sisters, leaving them for dead.
Man Gets Life In Prison For Killing Griffith WomanA Gary, Ind., man was sentenced Monday to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the 2011 murder and sexual assault of a Griffith, Ind., woman who gave a stranger a ride home from a restaurant.
Ex-Cable Guy Gets Life In Prison For Murder, RapeAnthony Triplett wore a cable repairman’s uniform and carried a tool kit when he came to his victim’s home, but those “trappings” cloaked a diabolical intent, a fuming Cook County judge said Friday in handing down a life term for the convicted murderer.
Christopher Vaughn Sentenced To Life In Prison For Family MurdersAn Oswego man has been sentenced to life in prison for the horrifying murders of his wife and children.
Man Gets Life For Killing StepdaughterA west suburban man was sentenced to natural life in prison Tuesday morning for the 2004 murder of his stepdaughter, a high school sophomore he was accused of raping.
Teen Gets 120 Years In Prison For McClendon MurdersAn elderly Northwest Indiana couple was shot and killed, and their bodies were dumped in a forest preserve. Their sons came face to face with one of the killers in court Tuesday. Gregory Brooks Jr. will spend the rest of his life in prison.