Judge Rejects Plea Motion In Highland Park Murder CaseProsecutors revealed this week that they have a witness who told them that Philip Vatamaniuc allegedly admitted to being the shooter in the murder of Highland Park 20-year-old Colin Nutter last summer.
Plea Deal Rejected, Trial Set For February In Teacher Sexting CaseThe Portage, Ind., middle school teacher who pleaded guilty to “sexting” with three students will go to trial in three months, despite his guilty plea to two counts of Class D felony child solicitation.
Prentice Hospital Moves Closer To DemolitionA panel on landmarks declined to give the Bertrand Goldberg-designed building protective status.
IHSA: No Games For CPS During Teachers StrikeThe state’s governing body for high schools has rejected a request from Chicago Public Schools that would have allowed athletic programs to continue during the teachers strike.
Teachers Union: 'No Thanks' To Offer Of Raises For Longer School DayThe Chicago Teachers Union has rejected an offer of 2 percent raises for elementary school teachers for beginning a longer school day beginning in January.
Judge Rejects Plea Deal For Indiana Nose DoctorA federal judge rejected a plea agreement this morning for an infamous former Northwest Indiana nose doctor, and the doctor will likely now go to trial.