A West Virginia man originally accused of having a large amount of pot on him when his car was stopped in Galesburg earlier this year is essentially getting the chance to serve his probation before his jail time.
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URBANA, Ill. (AP) — The Champaign County Board has voted against using a 35-year-old Urbana jail as a correctional facility.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Cook County jail inmate has been charged with allegedly trying to hire someone to kill a witness in his case.
NAPERVILLE, Ill. (AP)–Sentencing will be next month for the former head of a suburban Chicago adoption agency who was convicted of embezzling more than $200,000 from the group.
The Knox County Jail will be trying a bit of an experiment next week.
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — An Urbana man sent to jail for six months for yelling profanities at a judge during a hearing has apologized and asked the judge to reconsider.
CHICAGO (AP) — A former Cook County Jail inmate has filed a lawsuit alleging that for much of the time he was locked up he was denied, food, water and was forced to sleep on the floor.
CHICAGO (AP) — Imprisoned Illinois ex-congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. is on track to be released from federal prison earlier than first expected because of his completion of a drug or alcohol treatment program.