Misdemeanor Battery

Former Maine West Coach Acquitted In Hazing CaseA former Maine West High School soccer coach has been acquitted of misdemeanor battery charges, related to alleged hazing rituals committed by his players, shortly after a judge dismissed a charge of failing to report the hazing.
Trial Begins For Coach Accused In Maine West HazingsWhile students at Maine West have said it was their teammates who assaulted them, prosecutors have said the coach was in the room, and did nothing to stop it.
Two Arrested In Brawl Over Prize Tickets At Chuck E. CheeseAt least 30 people were involved in a brawl, which started among a group of people waiting in line for prizes at the Chuck E. Cheese at 1830 W. Fullerton Av.
Ex-Bear David Terrell To Plead Not Guilty To Drug Charges“Mr. Terrell adamantly denies any participation whatsoever in the alleged criminal acts,” said his attorney, Mark Sutter.
Post Office Suspends Service To Area After Carrier Is AttackedAn attack on a Chicago postal carrier has stopped mail delivery in one area of the Logan Square neighborhood.
Teen Charged After Hot Sauce Prank At Highland Park High SchoolA Highland Park High School student who admitted to spiking marinara sauce in the cafeteria has been charged as a juvenile with five counts of misdemeanor battery.
3 Women, Teen Charged With Near North Side RobberyThree women and a 14-year-old girl have been charged with robbing two other women Sunday morning on the Near North Side.
2 Men Stabbed, 2 Women Battered In NW Side FightTwo men were stabbed and two women were beaten up during a fight early Sunday in the Northwest Side Hermosa neighborhood.
Will County Board Member's Son Charged In Road Rage IncidentThe son of a Will County Board member is accused of whipping a man with a belt Sunday in Joliet in a road rage incident that police said was fueled by a thrown soda.
Cook County Judge Charged With Shoving Deputy At Daley CenterCook County Judge Cynthia Brim was arrested and locked up by authorities after tossing a set of keys and shoving a sheriff’s deputy in the Daley Center court complex late Friday afternoon.
Man Fighting Charges After Cop Pulled Gun On Him At Wal-MartA Montgomery man was in court Wednesday to fight charges he pushed a Kendall County Sheriff's Deputy at a Wal-Mart store in Oswego, and ended up having a gun pointed at his chest.
Sisters Charged With Attacking Girl At Rogers Park SchoolTwo teenage sisters have been charged with battery and suspended from school after viciously beating a classmate in school last week, in an assault captured on cell phone video.