Journalist Jamie Kalven Won’t Have To Give Up Laquan McDonald TipsterJudge Vincent Gaughan quickly dispatched with the matter of Kalven’s subpoena during a brief hearing at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse.
Jesse Jackson Jr. Says His Kids' Mental Health Is At Stake In DivorceFormer Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. has not yet publicly offered an explanation for filing for divorce from his wife, former Ald. Sandi Jackson, but said Monday his main goal in court is to protect his two teenage children from tabloid headlines.
McCarthy Subpoenaed In Jackson Divorce CaseFormer Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy has been subpoenaed in the Jesse Jackson Jr. divorce case.
Prosecutors Issue Second Subpoena For Aaron Schock's RecordsFederal prosecutors seek financial records, texts and emails as part of a grand jury probe into spending by the former Congressman from Peoria.
Court Records: Schock Tried To Dodge Federal SubpoenaThe records released by U.S. District Judge Sue Myerscough also reveal that the former congressman in April filed an emergency motion to quash the subpoena, calling it "oppressive and unreasonable," and accusing the government of misconduct.
Judge Wants Proof Of Daley's Medical Hardship To Avoid Park Grill TestimonyCook County Judge Moshe Jacobius said Daley will have to provide more information showing he’s too ill to testify. His lawyers have said he’s not well enough after the stroke-like episode he suffered in January.
State Panel Subpoenas Former Head Of Gov. Quinn's Anti-Crime ProgramThe vote means committee members will compel Barbara Shaw to answer questions about the $55 million Neighborhood Recovery Initiative.
Judge Tosses Criminal Case Against Gary CopJudge Diane Ross Boswell’s decision Wednesday in the case against Demonte Yanders was not requested by prosecutors nor Yanders’ attorney and came after the judge rejected the state’s request that Tiffany Swagerty be jailed until she appeared for pretrial questioning by the defense.
Cook County’s Top Watchdog Suing Berrios For Ignoring SubpoenaCook County Inspector General Patrick Blanchard says Joe Berrios has been dodging a subpoena for nearly a year. Now Blanchard is taking the Cook County Assessor to court.
Report: Feds Subpoena Rep. Dan Burke's Scholarship RecordsThe controversial Illinois Legislative Scholarship Program ends on Sept. 1, but that doesn't mean an investigation into the awarding of some of those tuition waivers is over.
Judge Orders Tribune To Turn Over Notes On Cellini JurorA federal judge has ordered the Chicago Tribune to turn over notes and recordings in a fight over a juror who didn't disclose her criminal record in the trial of convicted Illinois powerbroker William Cellini.