Australian Grandmother Sentenced To Death By Hanging For Drug SmugglingShe was found in possession of 1.1 kilos (2.4 lb) of crystal methamphetamine and faced a mandatory death penalty under Malaysia's draconian drugs laws.
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.
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.
Suit: CPS Ignored Bullying Allegations Before 12-Year-Old's SuicideA mother has sued the Chicago Public Schools, claiming the district ignored her complaints her daughter was being bullied for a year-and-a-half before the 12-year-old girl took her own life five months ago.
Officers Find Second Man In Four Days Hanged In Same Police LockupA 62-year-old man was found hanged with his underwear early Sunday in a Chicago Police lockup.
Aldi Murder Suspect Found Hanged In CellA man charged in the murder of a security guard at an Auburn-Gresham neighborhood Aldi store was found hanged in his cell at a police station lockup early Thursday.
Was Chicago Woman's Death Murder Or Suicide?Chicago Police say she committed suicide. Her family believes she was murdered. It's another questionable case from 2010, the year the police claimed its crime fighting techniques had dramatically reduced the city's murder rate.
Family Furious Over Man's Suicide At Jackson Park HospitalNews is coming out about a bizarre and tragic evening earlier this year at the South Side’s Jackson Park Hospital, involving two incidents with suicidal patients.