18 More Men Cleared Of Convictions Tied To Corrupt Former Police Sgt. Ronald WattsA judge has cleared drug convictions from the records of 18 more men who were arrested by a corrupt former Chicago police sergeant and his team.
Prosecutors To Drop Charges Against 18 More Men Whose Convictions Are Tied To Corrupt Officer Ronald WattsEighteen men convicted of various drug charges will be exonerated next week, when Cook County prosecutors plan to drop charges tied to corrupt former police officer Ronald Watts.
Man Allegedly Framed By Corrupt Cop Ronald Watts Being Released From JailAnthony McDaniels was arrested on gun charges in 2008 and began serving a sentence in Stateville Prison in Joliet that year. He is being released Monday.
Prosecutors Drop Charges Against Man Who Spent 22 Years In Prison For MurderCook County prosecutors on Tuesday dropped murder charges against Thomas Sierra – the latest conviction to collapse in the wake of disastrous testimony by retired Chicago Police detective Reynaldo Guevara.
Prosecutors Believe 2 Men Committed Double Murder, But Drop ChargesFor nearly two decades, Gabriel Solache and Arturo DeLeon-Reyes had maintained that they were beaten into giving confessions that were the only evidence against them in the 1998 murder of Jacinta and Mariano Soto.
Charges Dropped For Men Who Served Time For 1995 MurdersAll charges have been dropped against four men who — while still teenagers — confessed to participating in a 1995 double murder at a car dealership on the Southwest Side.
Charges Dropped Against CBS News Journalist Arrested At Canceled Trump RallyThe joint Chicago Police-State Police statement said the decision to drop the charges against CBS network journalist Sopan Deb was made after a “methodical review” of video and interviews with the troopers and officers involved.
Cook County Prosecutors Drop Drug Charges In Crooked-Cop CaseProsecutors dropped the charges against Ben Baker, 43, who was convicted in the case nearly a decade ago, based in part on the testimony of crooked Chicago cop Ronald Watts.