Criminal Courts Judge Angered With Prosecutors Decision On Gang MembersA Criminal Courts building judge's temper flared Saturday as a Cook County prosecutor opted not to send half a dozen reputed gang members to jail for violating conditions of their parole or probation -- after she had found probable cause to hold each of them for trial.
Prosecutor Who "Threw Away" Koschman File ResignsThe prosecutor who declined to charge former Mayor Richard M. Daley’s nephew in the killing of David Koschman — and apparently “threw away” the case file — has left the Cook County state’s attorney’s office.
County Prosecutor Accused Of Biting Man’s Leg Outside Lingerie ShopAn off-duty Cook County prosecutor has been placed on administrative duty after allegedly biting a man on the leg during a scuffle outside a lingerie shop in the Lakeview neighborhood over the weekend.
Man Faces Attempted Murder Charge For Stabbing ProsecutorA man accused of trying to kill a Cook County prosecutor, who tried to stop an assault on two gay men, goes to bond court on Monday.
Prosecutor Attacked After Trying To Stop Assault On Apparently Gay MenA Cook County prosecutor was hospitalized Friday, after losing a lot of blood when two men attacked him for trying to stop an assault on two apparently gay men the night before in the park of Lincoln Park.
Attorney Adam Says He's Seen Nothing Like Peterson Prosecution's Faux PasWhen the Drew Peterson murder trial ground once again to a halt because of a forbidden question Tuesday, it left Will County Judge Edward Burmila angry and a prominent defense attorney who was a spectator surprised.
Judge In Peterson Trial: Prosecution's 'Disrespect For The Court Is Shocking'Just hours after defense attorneys for Drew Peterson withdrew a motion for a mistrial over a mistake by prosecutors, testimony was halted again Wednesday and the judge angrily chided prosecutors after another witness discussed evidence barred from the trial, saying "the disrespect for the court is shocking."
Last Day In Office For U.S. Attorney FitzgeraldU.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald has reached last day in office, and he is going out in much the same way he has served.
Ex-Lake County Prosecutor Could Lose Law License Over Drug-Dealing RoommateA 30-year old former Lake County prosecutor’s law license, as he has admitted to having a drug dealer as a roommate while he was sometimes handling drug cases.
Murder Suspect Charged With Trying To Have Prosecutor KilledA Frankfort man who was already behind bars for murder has been charged with trying to hire someone to help him kill a Will County prosecutor.
Will County Prosecutor Uses Experience To Lobby For Drug CourtsIn Washington, D.C., today, a prosecutor from Will County will be lobbying for more money for drug court programs around the country – and she knows of what she speaks.
Ind. Prosecutor Quits After E-Mails About Wis. ProtestersA lawsuit that led to the release of hundreds of e-mails to Wisconsin's Gov. Scott Walker has resulted in the resignation of a prosecutor in Indiana.