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.
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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.
Peoria MEG was brought into Galesburg yesterday to execute a search warrant.
JACKSONVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Police in west-central Illinois’ Jacksonville says a 17-year-old girl is charged with child abandonment in connection with the discovery of a newborn baby found alive inside a trash bin.
PEKIN, Ill. (AP) — Authorities have charged a former youth pastor with sexual abuse of a young child in Peoria County.