Judge Questions Using Public Defender In Facebook Live Torture CaseThe judge suggested conflicts could arise if the defendants did not all participate equally in the crime but use the same public defender.
Four Plead Not Guilty In Facebook Live Torture CaseThe two men and two women accused of kidnapping a mentally disabled teenager, and posting live video of his torture on Facebook, have pleaded not guilty to a spate of felony charges.
Protestors Call For Futher Investigation Into CPD TortureAbout a dozen people braved the cold Friday to bring attention to what they call police brutality of the past.
No Bail For 4 Suspects In Facebook Torture VideoA Cook County judge denied bail Friday to two men and two women accused of kidnapping a teenager with special needs, torturing him, and sharing live video of the attack on Facebook.
Social Media Advances Can Bring Online HorrorsIn a nation drawn to laptops and smartphones, the Facebook torture video has been unavoidable. CBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports.
Family Of Facebook Torture Victim Grateful Teen Is Home, AliveFamily members say they have been overwhelmed by the attention the case has generated.
Mayor Emanuel, Jesse Jackson Sr. Weigh In On Facebook Torture VideoA visibly upset Rahm Emanuel called the video “sickening." Jackson says it represents a "moral and spiritual collapse."
White House: Chicago Facebook Beating Video 'An Outrage'A spokesperson for President Obama has condemned the now-infamous Facebook video that emanated from Chicago showing a mentally changed teen beaten by four captors.
Four Charged With Hate Crime For Videotaped Torture Of TeenTwo men and two women have been charged with a hate crime, after allegedly kidnapping an 18-year-old man with special needs, torturing him, and posting videos of the torture online.
Second Torture Video Shows Teen Forced To Drink From ToiletA day after Chicago police said they were questioning four people about a “sickening” video showing the torture of a mentally disabled teen, a second video has surfaced showing the suspects forcing the young man to drink out of a toilet.
Chicago Police Investigate Live-Streamed TortureIn the video, the alleged victim is duct-taped, his scalp bleeding after someone cut his hair with a knife. Foul language is heard throughout the video.
Fourth Person Charged, Another Wanted For Kidnapping, Torturing Elgin WomanGino Moraca, 24, of the 300 block of Raymond Street in Elgin, was arrested Sunday night and charged with felony counts of unlawful restraint and obstructing justice/destroying evidence.