Illinois Panel Removes DuPage County Judge From BenchA northern Illinois judge has been removed from the bench after a state panel found "clear and convincing evidence" he committed multiple instances of misconduct.
Jailed Judge Alleging Pedophile Ring On Verge Of ExtraditionVenckiene, who led an anti-pedophilia movement in Lithuania that swept her and six others into the country's parliament in 2012, told The Associated Press from jail last year that the charges are politically motivated and that shadowy figures she upset with her accusations could kill her if she's returned.
Federal Appeals Court To Hear Arguments In Ex-Lithuanian Judge's CaseNeringa Venckiene's lawyers will ask the Chicago-based 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to delay her extradition on Tuesday until her U.S. asylum application is processed. Government attorneys will argue there are no legal grounds to delay it.
Man Gets 40-60 Years In Prison For Killing, Dismembering ManMuskegon County Circuit Court Judge William Marietti called the crime "diabolical."
Judge Orders Man's Mouth Taped Shut During His SentencingAn Ohio judge had enough of being repeatedly interrupted by a chatty defendant and had the man's mouth taped shut during a sentencing hearing.
Man Charged With Carjacking Will County Judge In GreektownJamari Conner, 19, has been charged with one felony count of aggravated vehicular hijacking.
Judge Who Gave Light Sentence In Brock Turner Case Removed By VotersVoters recalled a California judge over a sexual assault sentence that garnered national attention.
Woman Impersonating Judge Found DeadShe was indicted after allegedly wearing a judge's robe and presiding over several traffic cases in Dolton in 2016.
Prosecutor Wants To Remove Judge In Laquan McDonald Cover-Up CasePatricia Brown Holmes filed a motion Thursday in Cook County saying Judge Diane Cannon is biased against the prosecution.
Alleged Gunman In Judge's Death ChargedEarl Wilson is the alleged gunman who shot Raymond Myles outside the judge's home, a police spokesperson announced on Twitter.
Illinois Judge Rules In Favor Of Lawmakers Seeking PayIllinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza says she'll comply with the order but would ask her lawyers to appeal the judge's ruling.
2 Investigators: Judge Takes Sick Leave For 17 Months, Collects Full PayThe judge's claims she was injured during an altercation did not bear out in court. CBS 2's Pam Zekman reports.
Federal Judge OK's Residency Plan For Mel Reynolds During Legal ProceedingsAs he faces tax charges, the former congressman has no home and had to scramble to find housing that met restrictions on him because of a 1995 statutory-rape conviction.
Blagojevich, Hastert Prosecutor Leaving To Become Cook County JudgeA federal prosecutor who played a central role in former Gov. Rod Blagojevich's trial and who is on the team prosecuting Dennis Hastert is leaving to become an Illinois judge.
Federal Judge Sides With Cubs In Video Board Dispute With Rooftop OwnersA federal judge on Thursday refused a request from two rooftop businesses for a preliminary injunction.