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Pravin Varughese. (Credit: Twitter)

State’s Attorney Asks For Special Prosecutor To Review Pravin Varughese Case

The downstate prosecutor under fire from a suburban family for his handling of a death investigation has now asked for a special prosecutor in the case.

03/03/2015

Pravin Varughese. (Credit: Twitter)

Criminal Charges Won’t Be Filed In Death Of SIU Student Pravin Varughese

A Morton Grove woman whose 19-year-old son died a year ago in Carbondale says the state’s attorney has decided not to bring criminal charges against anyone.

02/25/2015

Pravin Varughese. (Credit: Twitter)

Family Of Pravin Varughese To File Complaint With Justice Department

The Morton Grove family of an SIU student who died last February says they will file a complaint with the federal government over the police handling of the case.

11/16/2014

Pravin Varughese. (Credit: Twitter)

Morton Grove Mayor To Carbondale: Re-Examine Student’s Mysterious Death

The official cause of death of Pravin Varughese, 19, was hypothermia. His body was found in a wooded area near the SIU campus, but his family believes Pravin might have been killed.

10/14/2014

Pravin Varughese. (Credit: Twitter)

Family Of Pravin Varughese Hopes Answers Coming After Police Chief’s Firing

Monday’s firing of the Carbondale police chief has given new hope to a Morton Grove family – as they look for answers in the death of a 19-year-old SIU sophomore.

08/18/2014

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SIU Coach Admits He Was Wrong For Singling Out Specific Players

Southern Illinois coach Barry Hinson regrets singling out one of his players in a postgame diatribe that has gone viral.

670 The Score–12/18/2013

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Weeklong Faculty Strike Ends At SIU

The weeklong strike by faculty at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale is over.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2011