CHICAGO (CBS)–One of the state’s longest-serving inmates has been denied parole again.
Chester Weger, 79, is serving a life sentence for 1960 murders of three Riverside women at Starved Rock State Park.READ MORE: Jussie Smollett Trial: Defense Attorney Calls For Mistrial And Accuses Judge Of Lunging At Her; Judge Denies Claims And Motion
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The Illinois prisoner today appeared before a prisoner review board, which voted 7-7–one vote short–of the majority needed for parole.
Today marked the second time the parole board has been evenly divided on his release. All of Weger’s requests have been denied since 1972.MORE NEWS: View Live Radar