Woman Who Sent Texts Urging Suicide Guilty Of ManslaughterA woman who sent her boyfriend a barrage of text messages urging him to kill himself when they were both teenagers was convicted Friday of involuntary manslaughter in a trial that raised questions of whether words can kill.
Man Charged After Fiery, Fatal CrashA 41-year-old man has been charged with involuntary manslaughter and aggravated DUI after a fiery, fatal crash Sunday morning in south suburban Chicago Heights.
Daley Nephew Completes Jail Term In 2004 Manslaughter CaseR.J. Vanecko punched David Koschman of Mount Prospect, in the face in a drunken confrontation early on April 25, 2004. Koschman fell, hit his head on a curb and died 11 days later of brain injuries.
Daley Nephew, Back In Chicago, Has Booking Mug ShotRichard J. Vanecko was charged Monday with involuntary manslaughter in the 2004 death of David Koschman following a grand jury investigation.
Calumet Twp. Man Gets 33 Years For Ax Killing A Calumet Township man was sentenced to 33 years in a pickax slaying of a man who stole his prized shotgun and sold it for drugs.
Elgin Home Owner Acquitted Of Manslaughter In Teen's Shooting DeathDonald Rattanavong says he was trying to scare away teen criminals when he fired warning shots that left one youth dead.