Edward Brown Gets One Year In Prison For Test-Firing Gun, Starting Chain Of Events Leading To 2 CPD Officers' Deaths In 2018As CBS 2’s Meredith Barack reported, Edward Brown is not facing more time behind bars because of his lack of a criminal record, and because he is not legally responsible for the officers’ deaths.
Man Says He Was Injured And His Car Was Damaged In Crash, But Lawyer Won't Pursue Because Other Driver Was CPD OfficerA man says he was hurt in a crash and his car was badly damaged. He insists it wasn’t his fault. But as CBS 2’s Tim McNicholas reported Friday morning, his lawyer won’t even pursue it, because the other driver was a police officer who would likely be protected from liability.
What Rights Do Workers Have If They Don't Feel Safe Returning To Office After Working From Home?While many wait to get unemployment, there are still people collecting paychecks while working safely from home – and they want to make sure they are just as safe when it’s time to return.
School Food Distribution Center Worker Tested Positive For COVID-19, Some Parents Say They Should've Been Told Patient Worked In CafeteriaThe rights of parents versus the rights of a sick employee – that’s the debate brewing after a worker tested positive for coronavirus while handing out food at a Chicago public school.
Breaking Coronavirus Quarantine In Illinois Could Mean Serious Legal ConsequencesPolice in Kentucky were outside a home Tuesday night, making sure a man who tested positive for coronavirus stays in quarantine.
If Your Neighbor Has Coronavirus, Do They Have To Tell You?What would you do if your neighbor had coronavirus – and are they even obligated to tell you?
As Art Van Furniture Files For Bankruptcy, Customer Complains He Can't Get Furniture He OrderedArt Van furniture has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and is offering huge savings. But as CBS 2’s Jermont Terry reported Monday night, some customers at the Downers Grove store just want what they already paid for.
Other Than Going Free, What Does Clemency Mean For Rod Blagojevich? He Can Vote Again, But Can Never Own A GunCBS 2 Legal Analyst Irv Miller said, while Trump’s clemency order reduced Blagojevich’s 14-year prison sentence, it did not clear his criminal record, so he’ll still be a convicted felon.
What Kind Of Penalties Could Jussie Smollett Face If Convicted?Jussie Smollett could face a range of consequences if he is convicted of the new indictment issued against him, CBS 2 Legal Analyst Irv Miller explained Tuesday evening.
Attorney Says Joliet Officer's Blood Alcohol Was Below Legal Limit In Deadly Crash, But She Can Still Be Charged With DUI, Experts NoteNew details emerged Monday about charges against a suburban police officer involved in a deadly crash.
Woman Wins Judgment After Contractor Stopped Work, But Can't CollectWho doesn’t have a home renovation horror story? Susan Kuta sure has one.
Family Distraught After Boy Is Shot Dead In Lake County, Cousins Charged With Murder Despite Not Pulling TriggerThere was heartache this week for a Chicago family – after a 14-year-old boy was shot and killed and his cousins were charged with his murder, even though none of them pulled the trigger.
In Thursday Evening Tweet, President Trump Says Blagojevich Commutation Is Under 'Review'It could be a big break for Rod Blagojevich; President Donald Trump is "looking very seriously" at commuting the former Illinois governor’s 14-year prison sentence.
Will Airline Passengers Fly Off With Millions From A Class Action Lawsuit?Sixty million dollars sounds like a lot of money. But attorneys fees could be as much as 30 percent, or $18 million. Mailing out checks could cost tens of millions, leaving little to nothing for passengers.
Legal Analyst Irv Miller: Van Dyke Verdict Is RightCBS 2 legal analyst Irv Miller said the Cook County jury was right to convict Jason Van Dyke of second-degree murder.