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  • Bail set at $20K for CeaseFire Illinois director in domestic battery

    Bail set at $20K for CeaseFire Illinois director in domestic battery
    Tio Hardiman, the director of the anti-violence group CeaseFire Illinois, “punched and kicked his wife” after the two had a verbal altercation in front a family member, Cook County prosecutors alleged Saturday. As a result of the Friday...
  • Teen charged with bilking classmates out of cash for trip

    Teen charged with bilking classmates out of cash for trip
    A 19-year-old man was arrested Saturday and accused of stealing money he had collected from a group of schoolmates for a trip to a north central Illinois resort to celebrate graduation. Kjuan Green of the 5300 block of West Monroe Street was charged...
  • Irish Hills murder: Prosecutor says DPA 'failed to exercise thoroughness'

    Irish Hills murder: Prosecutor says DPA 'failed to exercise thoroughness'
    A deputy prosecuting attorney is no longer employed after the prosecutor's office questioned their handling of the Edward Mwaura protective order. Mwaura was arrested but released from jail without being charged three days before he stabbed his 6-year-old...
  • Deputy prosecutor resigns over decision on slain girl's father

    Deputy prosecutor resigns over decision on slain girl's father
    SOUTH BEND — St. Joseph County Prosecutor Michael Dvorak said today a deputy prosecutor is no longer employed after failing to prosecute a man who killed his 6-year-old daughter three days after he was arrested for a protective order violation but...
  • Charges dropped against six USC students, attorney says

    Charges dropped against six USC students, attorney says
    The Los Angeles city attorney’s office dropped misdemeanor charges against six USC students arrested after an off-campus house party, the students’ attorney said Thursday. [Updated at 5:25 p.m. May 30:  The Los Angeles city attorney’...
  • Head of CeaseFire Illinois charged with domestic battery

    Head of CeaseFire Illinois charged with domestic battery
    Tio Hardiman, director of the anti-violence group CeaseFire Illinois, was arrested Friday morning on a misdemeanor domestic battery charge at his home in west suburban Hillside. The arrest clouds the future of Hardiman's leadership at the organization,...
  • Crew members suspended for fight with Piquet Jr.

    Crew members suspended for fight with Piquet Jr.
    NASCAR has suspended the two Richard Childress Racing crew members arrested for fighting with Nelson Piquet Jr. at Richmond.     Thomas Costello and Michael Searce were both suspended for four Nationwide Series races and fined $15,000 each Tuesday....
  • Trial postponed for FAMU drum major charged with misdemeanor hazing

    Trial postponed for FAMU drum major charged with misdemeanor hazing
    A FAMU hazing trial scheduled to begin today in Orange County was postponed this morning. The criminal case of former FAMU drum major Jarrod Deas has been reset to June 25. He is charged with the misdemeanor hazing of Keon Hollis. The case is...
  • 12 charged with misdemeanors in Gold Coast disturbance Saturday

    12 charged with misdemeanors in Gold Coast disturbance Saturday
    Chicago police have charged 10 juveniles and 2 adults with misdemeanors after a large group blocked streets near the Gold Coast Saturday evening, officials said today. The people were issued citations for charges ranging from reckless conduct, loitering,...
  • Lohan's Probation Revoked, No Jail Time Yet

    Lohan's Probation Revoked, No Jail Time Yet
    DEL AIRE (KTLA) -- A court commissioner revoked actress Lindsay Lohan's probation on Wednesday, which could land the troubled starlet back in jail. Lohan, 26, did not attend Wednesday's hearing. Commissioner Jane Godfrey scheduled another hearing for...
  • Lindsay Lohan hit with 4 criminal counts in NYC and LA on same day

    Lindsay Lohan hit with 4 criminal counts in NYC and LA on same day
    Lindsay Lohan has truly outdone herself in what may set a precedent for troubled celebrities -- in just 24 hours she was hit with four criminal charges on two coasts. Three of the charges tie back to Lohan's auto accident in June on the Pacific Coast...