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Timothy Evans

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  • Legal battles hidden from public view

    Legal battles hidden from public view
    A Northwestern University student filed a lawsuit against the school in 2008, alleging top administrators failed to discipline a student who raped her. But what happened in the case is a secret. The student's complaint, filed under a pseudonym to...
  • Judge steps aside in case involving Daley nephew

    Judge steps aside in case involving Daley nephew
    The special prosecutor in the case of Richard Vanecko, the nephew of former Mayor Richard Daley, is asking that a judge from outside Cook County be assigned to the case to avoid the appearance of impropriety. Cook County Judge Arthur Hill has recused...
  • Chief judge asks state high court to put judge outside Cook Co. on Koschman case

    Chief judge asks state high court to put judge outside Cook Co. on Koschman case
    Cook County Chief Judge Timothy Evans said today he has asked the Illinois Supreme Court to name a judge from outside of Cook County to preside over the trial of a nephew of former Mayor Richard Daley in a 2004 death of David Koschman. Evans agreed to a...
  • Divorce court weds power and privacy

    Divorce court weds power and privacy
    J.F.'s marriage was crumbling in 2010, but he didn't want that public. J.F. is a well-known Chicago politician, and when he and his wife ended up in divorce court, he asked that their names be kept secret to avoid a “media frenzy.” Despite...
  • Probationer held after taking cell phone photo in court

    Probationer held after taking cell phone photo in court
    Two days after Cook County rolled out the first phase of its cellphone ban, a former convict from Chicago was taken into custody today after he used his phone to take photos of a circuit judge in a suburban courthouse, authorities said. While Judge...
  • Electronic devices to be banned from court

    Electronic devices to be banned from court
    A crackdown on cellphones and other electronics in Cook County criminal courthouses begins next week at the busiest criminal court facility in the country. The ban on smartphones, computer tablets and other electronic devices takes effect Monday at...
  • Electronics ban starts today at Cook County courthouse

    Electronics ban starts today at Cook County courthouse
    A crackdown on cellphones and other electronics in Cook County criminal courthouses begins Monday at the busiest criminal court facility in the country. The ban on smartphones, computer tablets and other electronic devices takes effect Monday at the...
  • Cook County considers plan for cameras in courtrooms

    Cook County considers plan for cameras in courtrooms
    Since the beginning of the year some Illinois courts have been part of a pilot program which allows cameras in the courtroom. Officials met Tuesday to discuss bringing cameras to cook county courtrooms. Since the Illinois Supreme Court announced the...
  • How clout keeps court cases secret

    How clout keeps court cases secret
    On the eighth floor of the Daley Center, behind a locked metal door, is a narrow room known as the vault. Within its walls reside files that Cook County Circuit Court judges have ordered hidden from the public, something they have done hundreds of...
  • Cook County chief judge wants to try cameras in courtroom

     
    Cook County's chief judge is giving the thumbs up to a new policy that will allow cameras and recorders inside courts on an experimental basis. …...
  • Report: Cook County needs to change how it detains youths

     
    Cook County should demolish its long-troubled juvenile temporary detention center and needs to address an array of problematic trends in how it detains youths, such …...