CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge in Chicago has ordered prosecutors to turn over more government records to defense teams seeking to prove agents racially profiled their African-American clients in stings involving phony drug stash houses.
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DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — DeKalb County authorities say a man going through a contentious divorce allegedly tried to frame his estranged wife by planting drugs and a gun in her vehicle.
CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) — A man jailed on a drug charge jumped from a second floor of a courthouse in eastern Illinois Thursday morning, injuring himself when he landed on the building’s main floor, authorities in Coles County said.
Four people presumably from Henderson County are in federal custody accused of making and distributing a deadly illegal drug over the last two years.
NEW YORK (AP) — St. Louis right-hander Yeison Medina has been suspended for 50 games without pay after a positive test for the banned stimulant heptaminol under baseball’s minor league drug program.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Law enforcement officers in Springfield say a drug suspect arrested this week had barricaded himself inside his home behind a door reinforced with iron bars, windows covered with plywood and a back door rigged to deliver an electric shock.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has taken action on 124 clemency petitions, granting 38 and denying 86.