Family Of Pedro Ruiz, Killed In Cell At Cook County Jail, Sues Sheriff And Cellmate Christian Gonzalez“What happened to Pedro Ruiz in the Cook County Jail, while in Cook County’s custody, was not just easily preventable, was not just forseeable, but was absolutely disgraceful,” said Ruiz family attorney Nenye Uche.
Roshad McIntosh Was Killed By Chicago Police; 5 Years Later, Court Ruling Could Bring His Mother Closer To Getting AnswersRoshad McIntosh was 19 years old when he was shot and killed by a Chicago police officer in August, 2014.
Family Of 17-Year-Old Michael Elam Jr. Sues City, Police Officer Over Fatal Shooting; Alleging 'Unreasonable And Unjustifiable Excessive Force'The family of 17-year-old Michael Elam, who was shot and killed by a Chicago police officer in February, has filed a lawsuit against the city, accusing the officer of “unreasonable and unjustifiable excessive force.”
Video Shows Police Van Crash That Killed 84-Year-Old Verona Gunn; Family Suing CityAttorneys for an 84-year-old woman killed in a crash involving a Chicago police van have released surveillance video showing the van hitting an unmarked SUV, and then slamming into the woman’s car at a West Side intersection last month.
Wheaton Children's Gym Sued For Wrongful Death Of 7-Year-OldA gym in west suburban Wheaton is being sued by the family of a 7-year-old who was killed due to a head injury in the facility.
Family Of Maurice Granton Jr. Sues City Over Fatal Police ShootingPolice said Granton pulled out a gun during a foot chase and was shot in an “armed encounter.” His family said he was unarmed.
Days After Acquittal In Bar Fight, Chicago Cop In Hot WaterJust a few days after the Chicago police officer at the center of a fatal shooting was cleared of charges he beat two men at a Northwest side taven last year, officer Robert Rialmo was involved in another altercation at a bar early Friday, police said.
Bizarre Rialmo Trial Verdict Analyzed
Jury Verdict: No Reward For LeGrier Family In Wrongful Death LawsuitA surprise twist ended the wrongful death civil lawsuit involving the police shooting of 19-year-old Quintonio LeGrier.
Officer Rialmo Testifies In Wrongful Death Lawsuit: "No Choice But To Meet Deadly Force With Deadly Force"The Chicago police officer at the center of a high-profile shooting says he had little choice but to meet “deadly force with deadly force.”
Officer Rialmo To Testify In Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed By Quintonio LeGrier FamilyOfficer Robert Rialmo shot and killed 19-year-old Quintonio LeGrier and his 55-year-old neighbor, Bettie Jones, on Dec. 26, 2015.
Deposition Tapes Released In LeGrier Wrongful Death CaseTestimony began in the wrongful death lawsuit of Quintonio LeGrier on Thursday as the city released deposition tapes of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson.
Jury Selection Begins In Quintonio LeGrier Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against City, OfficerQuintonio LeGrier’s family is going to trial in their lawsuit against the city, accusing Officer Robert Rialmo of shooting the teenager without justification.
Parkland Shooting Victim's Father Sues Former School Resource Officer, OthersThe father of Meadow Pollack, one of the students killed in the Parkland, Florida, school shooting, filed a wrongful death lawsuit Monday against former Broward County Sheriff's Deputy Scot Peterson and others.
Prince Heirs Sue Illinois Hospital Over Care During OverdosePrince's heirs have sued Walgreens and the Illinois hospital that treated the music superstar after he suffered from an opioid overdose, alleging that a doctor and various pharmacists failed to provide Prince with reasonable care, contributing to his death.