Serial Stowaway Ruled Unfit To Stand Trial; Will Undergo Mental TreatmentMarilyn Hartman has been held at the Cook County Jail since Jan. 28, after her latest arrest for trespassing at O’Hare International Airport.
Homeless Man Found Unfit To Stand Trial For MurderRoss Feiwell, 59, was charged with first-degree murder for the June 14, 2015, stabbing death of 49-year-old Thomas Sawyer, authorities said at the time.
Judge: Woman Accused Of Killing Granddaughter Unfit For TrialJudge Clayton Crane told Alfreda Giedrojc that she must return to court Aug. 28, at which time her treatment schedule will be unveiled. The judge also said Giedrojc, 62, must be re-evaluated after one year to determine whether she is fit to stand trial after treatment.
Beecher Man Charged In Father's Murder Found Unfit For TrialA Beecher man sent to prison for killing his father got a second chance at a trial, but might never face a judge or jury again.
Man Accused Of Stabbing Mother Found Unfit For TrialA west suburban Naperville man accused of stabbing and trying to strangle his mother in 2011 only hours after being released from a psychiatric care center has been declared mentally unfit to stand trial for that alleged crime.
Woman Accused Of Stalking Pfleger Found Unfit For TrialA judge has ruled that a north suburban mother — who said she was stalking the Rev. Michael Pfleger at his South Side church because “God” told her to marry him — is unfit for trial.
Man Who Broke Into Sox GM's House Deemed Unfit For TrialA judge has found a homeless man who broke into White Sox general manager Kenny Williams’ house and defrosted a lobster unfit to stand trial.