CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge in Chicago sentenced a Mexican citizen Thursday to 40 years in prison on child pornography charges after a prosecutor told of how the 36-year-old had emotionally “scarred” two girls he abused and videotaped.
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BENTON, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois man was sentenced Wednesday to four years in federal prison for falsely telling an FBI agent he knew of a plot to disrupt the 2012 general election with weapons and explosives.
ALTON, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois man accused of playing a role in last weekend’s shooting death of a St. Louis man was being held Wednesday in lieu of $1 million bond.
CHICAGO (AP) — A high-profile defense attorney in Chicago pleaded not guilty Wednesday to federal charges that he encouraged a witness to lie on the stand in an ultimately failed bid to win an acquittal for his purported cocaine-dealer client.
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (AP) — A suburban Chicago man who drove another man to the scene of a fatal gang-related shooting was not guilty of murder, a judge ruled Tuesday.
JACKSONVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Days after a 17-year-old girl accused of leaving her newborn baby alive in a trash bin was arrested for child abandonment, prosecutors in the west-central Illinois community of Jacksonville have decided to charge her with attempted first-degree murder.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southwestern Illinois 18-year-old has been sentenced to two decades in prison for his role in the 2012 shooting death of a man over a six-pack of beer.