Daley Could Testify In Police Torture LawsuitFormer Mayor Richard M. Daley is set be questioned under oath about police torture by disgraced Chicago Police Cmdr. Jon Burge and his “midnight crew” of detectives, a long-running scandal that simmered under Daley’s watch both as mayor and Cook County State’s Attorney.
Cardinal George To Be Questioned About Sex Abuse CasesArchdiocesan spokesperson Colleen Dolan said George has sat for several rounds of such questioning, known as depositions. Dolan said lawyers for the alleged victims want a video record this time in the event that the Cardinal dies or is too ill to testify in court.
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Sugarland Singer: It Wasn't Band's Responsibility To Cancel Ill-Fated ConcertIn a deposition taped last week, Jennifer Nettles described what she thought of the storm that descended on the Indiana State Fair in August 2011.
Attorneys Push To Question Daley In Burge Torture LawsuitA renewed push is on to get retired Mayor Richard M. Daley to submit to a deposition about former Chicago Police Cmdr. Jon Burge.
Attorneys Demand Deposition From Daley In Burge Torture CaseAttorneys for a man who claims he was a victim of torture at the hands of police Cmdr. Jon Burge are not giving up the fight to question retired Mayor Richard M. Daley.
Report: Ryan Didn't Fully Understand PardonsRecently-released tapes indicate that now-imprisoned former Gov. George didn’t fully understand the pardon process.
George Ryan Discusses Clemency, Death-Penalty Decisions In Court DepositionThe incarcerated former governor was compelled to answer questions about how he dealt with prisoners' clemency requests, during a deposition taken at a federal prison.