Another Doctor Linked To Sacred Heart Hospital ArrestedA spokesman for the U.S. Attorney's Office in Chicago, Randall Samborn, confirmed on Thursday that authorities had arrested Kenneth Nave in Miami Wednesday. Sacred Heart's owner, another hospital executive and four doctors were arrested Tuesday in an alleged kickback scheme.
Walter's Perspective: Please Pass Along A Message, Mrs. ObamaCBS 2's Walter Jacobson hopes the first lady will convey an urgent message to her husband when she returns from Chicago.
White Supremacist Pleads Guilty To Torching Home Of Black Neighbors Brian James Moudry, 36, of the 300 block of South Reed Street in Joliet, pleaded guilty to using fire to interfere with the housing rights on the basis of race, according to a release from the U.S. Attorney’s office.
Durbin, Kirk Select 4 Former Federal Prosecutors As Finalists To Replace FitzgeraldU.S. Sens. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) have sent the White House a list of four finalists to replace former U.S. Atty. Patrick Fitzgerald, who stepped down in June, after nearly 11 years as Chicago’s top federal prosecutor.
Convicted Sex-Trafficker Sentenced To Life In PrisonA former northwest suburban massage parlor owner who forced four foreign women into prostitution — and tattooed them with his moniker — was sentenced to life in prison Monday.
Last Day In Office For U.S. Attorney FitzgeraldU.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald has reached last day in office, and he is going out in much the same way he has served.
Veteran Prosecutor Gary Shapiro To Take Over As Acting U.S. AttorneyVeteran federal prosecutor Gary S. Shaprio will take over as acting U.S. Attorney when Patrick Fitzgerald steps down at the end of the month.
Robert Blagojevich: Fitzgerald Resigning ‘A Good Day For Civil Liberties’Robert Blagojevich, who was caught up in the federal investigation that saw his brother Rod Blagojevich sent to prison for 14 years, said U.S. Atty. Patrick Fitzgerald’s decision to resign was a good day for justice, claiming Fitzgerald overreached and was unfairly allowed to gather unchecked power.
Fitzgerald: Serving As U.S. Attorney Felt Like 'A Dream, A Treasure, Or A Gift'U.S. Atty. Patrick Fitzgerald, who is stepping down from his post after nearly 11 years next month, said Thursday that he felt “blessed” to have served as the top prosecutor in northern Illinois.
U.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald To Step DownU.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald announced Wednesday that he will be stepping down at the end of next month.
State Rep. Derrick Smith Arrested On Bribery ChargeA state lawmaker from the West Side was arrested on bribery charges on Tuesday.
Part-Time School Worker Charged With Child Porn A part-time Lyons Township high school worker is facing federal child porn charges after agents found over 1,000 explicit images on his computer.
Indiana Coroner, Troopers Indicted In 2 Federal ProbesThe U.S. attorney's office has indicted the Lake County coroner and three police officers as part of two separate public corruption investigations.
North Chicago School Officials IndictedA former North Chicago school board member and the district’s former transportation director are under federal indictment today.
Walter's Perspective: U.S. Attorney Has Too Much PowerWalter Jacobson says there's a message we should be taking away from the Blagojevich trial, about the far-reaching power of the U.S. Attorney.