More Convictions Tied To Corrupt Former Police Sgt. Ronald Watts Expected To Be Cleared SoonThe Cook County State's Attorney's office on Friday is expected to move to clear seven more drug convictions tied to corrupt former Chicago police Sgt. Ronald Watts and other officers under his command.
15 Men Cleared In Mass Exoneration Seek Certificates Of InnocenceFifteen men who were cleared of drug convictions tied to a corrupt former Chicago police officer, in what was believed to be the first mass exoneration in Cook County history, have now sought certificates of innocence.
Freed Man 'Trying To Move Forward' After 23 Years In PrisonDerrell Fulton served nearly 24 years for a rape and murder he didn't commit. CBS 2's Mai Martinez reports.
Judge Denies Motion, Investigation Into The 1994 Rape, Murder ContinuesJudge denies motion to release Nevest Coleman, convicted of a 1994 rape and murder, saying the investigation needs to continue.
Exonerated Chicago Heights Man Walks Free After 20 Years In PrisonA 49-year-old Chicago Heights man who spent twenty years in prison after, he claims, he was framed by police for murder, is nearing the end of a long legal journey following his acquittal in a jury trial, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.
Men Hope To Be Cleared Of Rape, Murder Of Sex WorkerA Cook County judge will decide Wednesday afternoon whether to throw out the convictions of four men for a rape and murder that occurred 17 years ago.