Boy, 17, Charged With Accidentally Killing GirlfriendThe Cook County Sheriff’s office said the boy, whose name wasn't released because he is a juvenile, is charged with involuntary manslaughter
Probation For Woman Who Dropped Infant To Death From 8th-Floor WindowMubashra Uddin, who was 19 when she was charged with first-degree murder in 2015, pleaded guilty Thursday to involuntary manslaughter.
Man Charged With Accidentally Shooting, Killing GirlfriendJasper J. Johnson, 31, faces charges of involuntary manslaughter and unlawful use of a weapon by a felon, both felonies.
Probation For West Side Man Who Accidentally Shot Friend To DeathA West Side man who accidentally fatally shot his friend in the head last year in their North Lawndale home has been sentenced to probation.
Man Gets 5 Years For Death Of Foster Mother During FightA man has been sentenced to five years in prison for the death of his foster mother during a fight at their South Side home in 2014.
Mother Faces Sentencing Next Week For Giving Disabled Daughter Fatal OverdoseA terminally ill mother who admitted to killing her severely disabled daughter was due to be sentenced Wednesday.
West Englewood Man Gets 24 Years For Death Of Infant Son In 2013Arthur Carpenter, 24, pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter of a family member, and aggravated battery of a child under 13 before Judge William Lacy on March 21, according to Cook County court records.
Woman Spared Incarceration For Newborn Daughter's Death On Caribbean CruiseAlicia Keir, now 24, admitted giving birth alone in a stateroom during an October 2011 cruise to St. Maarten, and never calling for medical help. She said, after the baby was born, she wrapped the child in a towel, and placed her under her bed. A cleaning crew found the body when the ship made port.