Timothy D.Triplett, Jr, homicide suspect (SOURCE: Lake County State's Attorney's Office)
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Pro Se Request As Lake County State’s Attorney Files Notice to Seek Life Sentence in Beach Park Double Homicide

313 A Waukegan resident, Timothy D. Triplett, Jr., pleaded not guilty Tuesday, June 8, 2021, to multiple counts of first-degree murder; and was told that the Lake County State’s Attorney’s Office has given notice that […]

Digital-Lifestyle

Washington Post: Apple’s “Tightly Controlled” App Store Has Scam Apps with Consumer Losses of $48 Million

238 Apparently, Apple customers should not put as much trust in the Apple App Store as Apple would have customers believe. Apple has long maintained that its exclusive control of the App Store is essential […]

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Stuart Nitzkin Pleads Guilty to Fraudulently Misappropriating $550K from Charity; Prosecutors Intend to Prove $831K

194 Stuart Nitzkin admitted in federal court today, Wednesday May 12, 2021, that he fraudulently misappropriated hundreds of thousands of dollars from a non-profit organization for physically and psychologically challenged children. Stuart Nitzkin, 45, of […]

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Arnold Engineering and 300 West LLC Prosecuted for Environmental Contamination of Groundwater

304 McHenry County State’s Attorney Patrick D. Kenneally, announced Friday, May 7, 2021 that his office joined Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul’s lawsuit against 300 West LLC., and The Arnold Engineering Company (“Defendants”) for violations […]

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Male Resident of Chicago Sentenced to More Than 9 Years in Prison for Illegally Possessing Ammunition

720 CHICAGO — Rodney Burnett has been sentenced to more than nine years in federal prison for illegally possessing ammunition near Garfield Park on Chicago’s West Side. Rodney Burnett, 25, of Chicago, illegally possessed four […]

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Lawsuit Claims Outdoor Fireplace Explosion That Injured Lindenhurst Woman Due to Failure to Adequately Inspect, Maintain, and Repair

433 The Illinois law firm Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard announced on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 that the firm has filed a lawsuit against Antioch restaurant Anastasia’s Restaurant & Sports Lounge on behalf of a Lake […]

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Emergency Nurses Association Supports Workplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act of 2021

135 The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) on Monday, February 22, 2021 issued a letter of support for the Workplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act of 2021 following its introduction in […]

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Lawyer Accidentally Uses Zoom Cat Filter During Virtual Court Session, Says He and Assistant Unable To Turn It Off

505 A lawyer accidentally used a cat-themed video filter during a virtual court session in the 394th district of Texas. He was briefly unable to turn the filter off and required technical assistance. Attorney Rod […]