Posts Tagged ‘court’
BENTON, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois judge on Tuesday convicted a West Frankfort man of setting his girlfriend on fire.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — A southwestern Illinois man accused of inserting what prosecutors called “booby trap” sewing needles into packaged supermarket meats has asked a federal judge to reconsider denying him bond.
A rural Warren County man will be back in court on Wednesday on charges accusing him of causing a disturbance in nearby Henderson County over the weekend.
AURORA, Ill. (AP) — A judge has sentenced a suburban Chicago man for embezzling nearly $50,000 from a Catholic high school and spending the money to gamble, as well as to fund trips to Las Vegas and Atlantic City, Kane County state’s attorney’s office said Monday.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A northern Illinois woman was sentenced Monday to four years of probation in the starvation death of her 7-month-old son.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A former western Illinois prosecutor and University of Illinois football standout accused of killing his first wife on Valentine’s Day eight years ago was given three more weeks on Friday to find a way to pay for an attorney.
OTTAWA, Ill. (AP) — A Ladd man has been sentenced to four years in prison after stealing sterling silverware and checks from a man who lay dead in his house for at least a month.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A jury has found a 71-year-old Rockford man guilty of sexually abusing a child in 2007.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A former Baptist missionary convicted of shooting his wife to death on Valentine’s Day last year has been sentenced to 80 years in prison.