Federal Judge Approves Settlement In Parole LawsuitFormer Illinois inmates accused of violating their paroles and unable to afford an attorney now have a better chance of receiving a fair hearing — and legal counsel — during parole revocation hearings.
Illinois' Longest-Serving Inmate Denied Parole AgainChester Weger, 75, came closer to gaining his freedom last year than he did this year. The Illinois Prisoner Review Board voted 7 to 7 last year. This time it voted 9-3 against parole.
Chicago Police Officers To Oppose Parole For 3 Cop KillersEighteen uniformed officers planned to present a silent but visible opposition to early release for three men serving lengthy prison terms for killing police officers in the 1970s.
Officers Oppose Parole For Two Who Shot CopsNearly two dozen Chicago police officers are on their way to Springfield on Thursday to oppose parole for two criminals who shot police officers in the 1960s and 70s.
Parole Denied For Man Who Shot Chicago CopParole has been denied to a man convicted of shooting a Chicago police officer more than 30 years ago.
Officer: No Parole For '67 Cop KillerRonald Del Raine has spent 43 years in prison for killing two Northlake police officers during a bank robbery. Wounded cop wants to keep him behind bars.