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Lightfoot Reacts to Rittenhouse Verdict: ‘I’m Very Concerned at What That Verdict Does,’ Says ‘Judge Put Thumb on Scale’

72 Mayor Lori Lightfoot reacted to the Kyle Rittenhouse verdict after a jury on Friday found Kyle Rittenhouse not guilty on all counts in his murder trial connected to the shootings of three people during […]

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Newberg, Oregon Resident Sentenced to Year in Federal Prison for Selling Weight-Loss Product with Unapproved Additive that Likely Killed Chicago Man

129 CHICAGO — A federal judge in Chicago has sentenced a man to a year in prison for manufacturing and selling a purported weight-loss product containing the unapproved additive 2,4-Dinitrophenol, known as DNP. 2,4-Dinitrophenol (DNP) […]

Kenosha County Court building at Civic Center Park about 11:15 p.m. Tuesday, November 16, 2021.
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Rittenhouse Defense Team Files New Motion for Dismissal Alleging Prosecution Withheld Key Video Evidence, Providing Small Video File

423 State of Wisconsin v. Kyle Rittenhouse (Video from Law and Crime network). YouTube Tips ⓘ The Kyle Rittenhouse defense team Wednesday morning, November 17, 2021 file a motion for Dismissal with Prejudice (no chance […]

Garrett Mercado, guilty three counts of animal cruelty (DuPage County State's Attorney's Office)
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Former Kennel Operator Sentenced to 20 Days in Jail for Fire That Killed 29 Dogs in Unincorporated West Chicago

224 DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert B. Berlin announced today that Judge Robert Miller has sentenced Garrett Mercado, 32, of Woodridge, to twenty days in the DuPage County Jail. The State had asked for a […]

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Cook County Judge Orders Chicago Police Union President John Catanzara to Stop Making Public Comments Against COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate

552 John Catanzara, Chicago Fraternal Order of Police president, says the vaccine mandate policy ‘doesn’t make any sense’ and explains why he is asking officers not to report their vaccination status. YouTube Tips ⓘ Cook […]

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Stuart Nitzkin of Deerfield Sentenced Time in Federal Prison; Misappropriated Funds for Physically and Psychologically Challenged Children

459 A Deerfield resident has been sentenced to three and a half years in federal prison for fraudulently misappropriating hundreds of thousands of dollars from a non-profit organization for physically and psychologically challenged children. From […]