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Judge won't drop charges in fatal party punch

Theresa Guy, right, mother of John Powell, who was killed by a fatal punch thrown by Tiffany Startz, is comforted by Melissa Powell, a cousin of John Powell, outside the Will County courthouse in Joliet Friday. A Will County judge earlier declined to drop criminal charges against Startz, who fatally punched Powell last fall. Read more >> Antonio Perez, Chicago Tribune