Journalist Jamie Kalven Won’t Have To Give Up Laquan McDonald TipsterJudge Vincent Gaughan quickly dispatched with the matter of Kalven’s subpoena during a brief hearing at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse.
Joliet Man Gets 32 Years For Killing Mom, Dumping Her Body In 2013Shane Smith, 36, admitted to killing Joan Smith during an argument, then dumping her body in the Des Plaines River.
Journalist Jamie Kalven Due In Court In Laquan Mcdonald CaseThe South Side journalist who broke the story that the police version of the Laquan McDonald shooting did not match the video will be in court Wednesday, where lawyers of Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke want to question him about his sources.
Man Charged With Deadly Black Friday Shooting, Another QuestionedAlec Aguilar is charged with a felony count of first-degree murder in connection with the killing of 22-year-old Manuel Salazar on Nov. 24.
Man Convicted In 1985 Infant Murder Hopes DNA Can Get Him New TrialA man who twice was sentenced to death for the murder of a 15-month-old girl says new DNA evidence should get him another trial.
Son Mutilated Dad, Posted Selfies After Murder: ProsecutorsProsecutors say Carlton Edmondson murdered the 61-year-old and mutilated the body in the basement of the older man’s West Pullman home.
Jury Weighing Whether Chicago Police Framed Woman For Son’s DeathNicole Harris spent nearly eight years in prison, accused of murdering her own boy. She has since been exonerated and insists the child’s death was a “tragic accident.”
Crest Hill Man Gets 30 Years For Strangling Wife In 2015Cesar Garcia, 29, pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in August for the Aug. 25, 2015, attack in the 1800 block of Marlboro Lane that killed 22-year-old Laura Gonzalez, according to the Will County state’s attorney’s office.
Joliet Man Found Guilty Of Killing Girlfriend In Front Of DaughterOn the morning of June 17, 2002, 45-year-old Eric Glover shot Velma Franklin in her head while she was lying in bed with their 3-year-old daughter, according to the Will County state’s attorney’s office.
Man Charged With Killing Man Found Shot In Car In Chicago HeightsOfficers found Michael Overall in the driver’s seat of a Chevrolet Impala with a gunshot wound to the head in the 1800 block of Chicago Road,
Body In Lagoon Confirmed As Elgin Woman Whose Son Is Charged With Her MurderAn autopsy was conducted October 29, but the cause and manner of death are pending further studies and investigation.
New Reward Offered As Murder Case Marks 2nd AnniversaryShe was an aspiring model who had just won a contest. Two years ago 20-year-old daughter Kaylyn Pryor was shot and killed.