State's Attorney Asks For Special Prosecutor To Review Pravin Varughese CaseThe 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.
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.
Family Of Pravin Varughese To File Complaint With Justice DepartmentThe 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.
Morton Grove Mayor To Carbondale: Re-Examine Student's Mysterious DeathThe 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.
Family Of Pravin Varughese Hopes Answers Coming After Police Chief’s FiringMonday'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.
SIU Coach Admits He Was Wrong For Singling Out Specific PlayersSouthern Illinois coach Barry Hinson regrets singling out one of his players in a postgame diatribe that has gone viral.
Weeklong Faculty Strike Ends At SIUThe weeklong strike by faculty at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale is over.