Pritzker Puts Illinois National Guard On 'State Of Readiness' Ahead Of Kentucky Grand Jury Report In Breonna Taylor CaseA Kentucky grand jury investigating the officers involved is scheduled to present its findings to a judge Wednesday.
Jussie Smollett Update: Grand Jury Returns 16 Counts Against 'Empire' ActorJussie Smollett is now facing deeper legal troubles after a grand jury returned 16 counts against the actor for allegedly staging a hate crime attack in January.
CNN: Grand Jury Seated In Wake Of New R. Kelly AllegationsThe Cook County State's Attorney would not confirm the grand jury proceedings or the existence of any new investigation. The office had previously encouraged any alleged victims of R. Kelly to come forward.
Special Prosecutor: More Indictments Possible In Laquan Mcdonald CaseThe grand jury investigating allegations of a police coverup in the Laquan McDonald shooting is still looking at “several individuals.”
Murder Indictment In SIU Student's Mysterious 2014 DeathFor three years, a Morton Grove family has fought to see a man charged with murdering their 19-year-old son.
Grand Jury Impaneled In Possible Cover-Up In Laquan McDonald CaseA special grand jury has been impaneled to hear evidence about whether Chicago Police officers participated in a cover-up in the aftermath of the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, special prosecutor Patricia Brown told a Cook County judge on Wednesday.
Grand Jury Requested To Look Into Other Cops At McDonald SlayingThe special prosecutor appointed wants a grand jury to hear evidence in the case.
Sandra Bland's Family: "Where Is The True Indictment?"Sandra Bland’s family said the perjury charge filed against the Texas state trooper who arrested her last year amounted to no more than “a slap on the wrist,” and they believe Brian Encinia should also face assault charges for pointing a Taser at her and threatening to “light her up.”
Texas Trooper To Be Fired After Being Charged With Perjury In Sandra Bland CaseThe Texas Department of Safety will begin the process to terminate a Texas state trooper after a grand jury indicted him on perjury charges after a contentious traffic stop of woman who later died in jail.
Sandra Bland's Family Wants To See Evidence From Grand Jury Investigation Of Her DeathThe family of a Naperville woman who died in a Texas jail cell earlier this year says a grand jury’s decision not to charge any of her jailers begs a number of questions that demand answers.
Prosecutor: No Indictment In Sandra Bland Jail DeathBut a grand jury reached no decision on whether the trooper who arrested 28-year-old Sandra Bland should face charges. The panel will return in January to consider that issue.
Texas Grand Jury Could Get Sandra Bland Case Next MonthAssistant Attorney General Seth Byron Dennis told a federal judge that the findings of the Texas Rangers' investigation of the arrest of Sandra Bland would be turned over to the Waller County district attorney, then submitted to a grand jury "probably mid to late October" to determine whether criminal charges are warranted.
Aide Who Handled Schock's Travel Testifies Before Grand JuryAn aide who booked travel and submitted expense vouchers for former Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock testified Wednesday before a federal grand jury investigating allegations of improper spending by the onetime rising Republican star.
Schock's Staff To Face Tough Prosecutor In Spending ProbeTimothy Bass, a 20-year veteran prosecutor who's involved in the investigation, is known for combing through every detail of his cases. He's prosecuted drug and gun crimes, money laundering, tax evasion, child pornography, exploitation and corruption cases.
Source: Feds Open Investigation Of Congressman SchockThe Justice Department has launched a formal criminal investigation into the office and campaign expenses of resigning Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock, as well as his personal business dealings with political donors, a person familiar with the case told The Associated Press on Friday.