2 Investigators: CTA Vows To Improve Screening Of Bus Drivers After $60 Million In SettlementsIt's a $60-million problem: That's the cost of settlements and judgments paid out by the CTA for bus accidents.
Are You Owed $1,200? Maybe, If You Got A Dish Network Telemarketing CallLawyers say they are having trouble convincing people to sign up to get the money they're owed from the $61 million class action lawsuit over sales pitches to people on the national Do Not Call Registry.
City Council OKs $2.3M Settlement For Man Shot By Police In 2015The August 2015 shooting that left Jaquise Evans seriously injured became even more controversial when U.S. District Judge Rebecca Pallmeyer in January accused city attorneys of withholding evidence during a trial of the lawsuit.
'Code Of Silence' Settlement Expected To Cost Taxpayers $20 MillionA City Council panel advises paying $20 million to families of two men killed when a drunken off-duty police detective hit their car.
Aldermen Slam 'Englewood Four' $31M Wrongful Conviction SettlementThe vote was not unanimous.
City Seeking $31 Million Settlement With Wrongfully Convicted 'Englewood Four'Aldermen were scheduled to vote next week on a $31 million settlement with the “Englewood Four,” who spent years in prison for rape and murder before DNA evidence pointed to a different suspect.
Jail Inmate Who Fell From Top Bunk Gets $4.75M SettlementCook County jail guards were supposed to put Michael Borys in a lower bunk because he has a history of seizures.
Preckwinkle Blames Dart For Jail Cell Rape, $3.25M SettlementIt happened last May at the Markham courthouse. A 52-year-old woman was sexually assaulted by two men, and sheriff's deputies allowed it to happen.
Class-Action Cash: How To Get SomeCBS 2's Dorothy Tucker shows us how easy it is for consumers to collect.
Reluctant Aldermen Sign Off On $9.5M Settlement In Taser IncidentJose Lopez was rendered a mute quadriplegic after hitting his head on the pavement while being jolted by a police Taser.
Woman Paralyzed At O'Hare Elated At $148M Jury VerdictIn her own words, a young woman speaks a day after a jury award her $148 million in a lawsuit against the city.
Chicago City Council Approves Red Light Camera SettlementThe Chicago City Council gave final approval on Wednesday to a $39-million settlement over the city's red light camera program.