Fardon Resigns As Top Fed In Chicago; Joel Levin Acting U.S. AttorneyU.S. Attorney Zach Fardon has resigned as the head federal prosecutor in Chicago, and his top deputy, Joel Levin, will take his place until the Trump administration picks a replacement.
Former SNAP Director Denies Resignation Tied To Ex-Employee's LawsuitOne of the key leaders of the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests has resigned, but he said his departure has nothing to do with a lawsuit filed against the organization this month by a former employee.
SNAP Announces Director Named In Lawsuit Has ResignedA longtime leader of the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests, an advocacy group that has for decades publicized allegations of sexual abuse by priests, left the organization at the end of 2016, according to a statement issued Tuesday by SNAP’s chairman.
2 Cops Seen In Beating Video Resign From CPDTwo Chicago Police officers who were captured on video beating an ex-con at a late-night restaurant in 2006 have resigned from the department.
State Rep. Sandack Resignation: How It Happened And The Police ReportRon Sandack who abruptly resigned in July as a state representative, is now describing himself as a victim of ‘sextortion’ in a social media statement.
Chicago State University President Resigns, Gets $600,000 SeveranceAfter less than nine months on the job, Chicago State University president Thomas Calhoun Jr. has resigned, and will receive $600,000 as part of a separation agreement approved by the board of trustees on Friday.
Troy LaRaviere Resigns As Blaine Principal, Slams Emanuel's "Destructive Political Agenda"Accusing Mayor Rahm Emanuel of "incompetent and uncaring mismanagement" of the Chicago Public Schools, and using a "kangaroo court" to try to dismiss him as principal of Blaine Elementary, Troy LaRaviere has announced his resignation in a blog post.
Top-Ranking GOP Illinois State Lawmaker Ron Sandack ResignsTop-ranking Republican state Rep. Ron Sandack says he's resigning from the Illinois House, citing "cyber security issues."
Cook County Medical Examiner Stepping Down After Overhauling OfficeDr. Stephen Cina took over in 2012 after the previous medical examiner resigned amid criticism that bodies were stacking up in the morgue. Preckwinkle says Cina took the office from "crisis to full accreditation."
EPA Regional Chief In Chicago Resigns Amid Flint, Mich. Water CrisisSusan Hedman, head of the EPA regional office in Chicago whose jurisdiction includes Michigan, was stepping down Feb. 1 so the agency could focus "solely on the restoration of Flint's drinking water."
Indiana House Majority Leader Resigns After Apologetic TextA ranking Republican lawmaker who abruptly resigned Tuesday from the Indiana House sent a text message last week apologizing for "anything offensive" that may have been sent from his cellphone recently.
Another Top Official At University Of Illinois ResigningProvost Ilesanmi Adesida said in an emailed statement Monday he'll step down Aug. 31. His resignation follows this month's exit of the top official at the flagship campus, Phyllis Wise.