Fifth Trial Starts In Videotaped Beating Death Outside Fenger HighThe first time Lapoleon Colbert was questioned about his involvement in a fracas near Fenger High School that left a 16-year-old dead, he denied being part of the swarm of fighting boys, police said.
Fourth Person Guilty In Beating Death Of Derrion AlbertA Cook County jury Tuesday found a South Side man guilty of murder for striking Fenger honors student Derrion Albert with a wooden board in a violently, frenzied melee that was infamously captured on videotape.
Defense Attorney Says Derrion Albert Was Aggressor In Fatal School FightThe latest defendant on trial in the fatal 2009 beating of Derrion Albert says Albert was at fault as two groups of young people were fighting near Fenger High School.
Man Gets 32 Years In Derrion Albert Beating DeathOne of the young men convicted in the beating death of Fenger High School honor student Derrion Albert was sentenced to 32 years in prison on Thursday.
Defense Wants New Trial For Derrion Albert Murder ConvictA new twist has emerged in the case of Silvonus Shannon, one of the men convicted in the beating death of Fenger High School honor student Derrion Albert.
Sentencing Delayed In Derrion Albert AttackA man's sentencing was postponed to next week for his part in the brutal beating of Fenger High School honor student Derrion Albert.
Defense Wants New Trial For Derrion Albert Defendantman found guilty last month in the beating death of Fenger High School student Derrion Albert was not sentenced on Monday as planned, after his defense filed a motion for a new trial.
Teen Gets 26 Years In Derrion Albert's Beating DeathA 17-year-old boy is going to prison for 26 years, after admitting to participating in the brutal beating that killed honor student Derrion Albert back in 2009.
Maximum Sentence For Juvenile In Derrion Albert CaseA 15-year-old boy convicted in the beating death of Fenger High School student Derrion Albert was sentenced to a juvenile detention center until he turns 21, the maximum sentence for a juvenile.
2nd Defendant Found Guilty In Derrion Albert MurderA jury has found Silvonus Shannon guilty in the murder of 16-year-old Fenger High School honors student Derrion Albert.
Defendant In Derrion Albert Case Takes The StandOne of five young men charged with beating honor student Derrion Albert to death in September 2009 testified Tuesday that he was only defending himself during the brawl that was caught on videotape.