CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago-based appellate court says judges can boost defendants’ sentences if they fake mental illness to delay proceedings.
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BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — A 56-year-old Bloomington woman has been arrested following an apartment fire that injured two people on the city’s west side.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — The former leader of a Peoria gang has been sentenced to more than 15 years in prison on drug-related charges.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — A 28-year-old Bloomington man has been sentenced to 55 years in prison for the shooting death of another man as he ran away.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Two men have been charged with first-degree murder in the death of a University of Illinois student from Chicago.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A judge in western Illinois’ Adams County has postponed for two months the trial of a man accused in a knife-related Quincy killing.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A western Illinois judge has concluded that a Quincy man charged with first-degree murder is mentally fit.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — An Edwardsville police dispatcher is accused of trying to cover up for an officer charged with burglarizing homes and businesses while on duty.
ST. CHARLES, Ill. (AP) — A jury has convicted a suburban Chicago woman of supplying the heroin in the overdose death of a 24-year-old woman.