'Our Life's Work': Chicago Rapper Common Puts Recording Studio In Stateville For Inmates"Being from Chicago is one of the greatest gifts and assets to me in my career and my life."
After 22 Years Of 'Psychological Torture' In Solitary Confinement, Anthony Gay Fights For State Law Restricting Its UseAn Illinois man is fighting against so-called psychological torture – after a minor probation violation first sent him to prison for seven years, and then a fight behind bars led to a 22-year nightmare in solitary confinement. Now out, Anthony Gay told CBS 2 Political Investigator Dana Kozlov why he is fighting for a law to keep others from enduring the same fate.
Chicago Financial Advisory Marcus Boggs Gets Prison For Stealing $3 Million From ClientsMarcus Boggs, a financial advisory for Chicago is heading to prison for stealing $3 million from clients.
Inmates Likely To Compete For Resources During Spread Of COVID-19And as cases of COVID-19 spread through prisons, medical resources you or a loved one might need at your local hospitals will be up for grabs.
'Starved Rock Killer' Chester Weger's First Day Out After 60 Years Behind Bars"I appreciate everything that everyone's done for me to try to get me out of here."
2-Year Lobbying Effort Pays Off For BlagojevichFor nearly two years, the wife of disgraced former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich made Trump's own travails the centerpiece of the strategy to free her husband.
Blagojevich, A Criminal Justice Reformer? Critics Say He Didn't Do Much As Governor"Through all channels, through all connections, that anyone had, we just could not get answers to those petitions."
The Blagojevich Saga: How Did We Get Here?When all else failed, he and his wife Patti Blagojevich began what some call a direct, public plea to President Trump, hoping he'd sympathize and set Blagojevich free.
Blagojevich Pens Op-Ed: Democrats Would've Impeached LincolnPresident Trump mentioned he was considering commuting Blagojevich's prison sentence back in August.
Man Posing As A Woman To Lure Children Gets Prison TimeProsecutors say as part of the scheme, Osborne told the minors they would have to have sex with a producer named "Trey" to make sure they were suitable for filming.
AP Exclusive: 25 Years After Murders, OJ Says 'Life Is Fine'For a man who once lived for the spotlight , Simpson has generally kept a low profile since his release from prison in October 2017 after serving nine years for a robbery and kidnapping conviction in Las Vegas. He insisted his conviction and sentence for trying to steal back his own memorabilia were unfair but said: "I believe in the legal system and I honored it. I served my time."
Patient Who Ordered THC Chocolates Gets 4 Years In PrisonCamic says the 37-year-old Franzen has stage 4 cancer and was using the chocolates to relieve himself from symptoms, such as nausea.
Judge Raps Trump, Gives Lenient Sentence To El Chapo WitnessWithout his cooperation against more than 100 cartel figures, he likely would have received a life sentence.
Hill Harper Says He Took Barack Obama To Play Basketball In A Prison While They Were At Harvard LawActor Hill Harper said he and former President Barack Obama played basketball at a prison while they were both students at Harvard Law School.
Prison Mental Health Center Groundbreaking Set For MondayThe $150 million center will be 180,000 square feet (16,700 square meters) and serve both men and women. It will employ more than 400 people including physicians, nurse practitioners, psychologists and correctional treatment officers.