| Oct 28, 2013
| 5:31 PM
A former Aurora man already serving life in prison for a double murder went on trial Monday in the 1990 slaying of his wife, a case in which a battered rug excavated from a Naperville horse farm will play a key role.
The murder trial of Aurelio Montano,...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 8:56 PM
An Aurora man has been charged with sexually assaulting a 7-year-old girl in southwest suburban Oswego in 2012, authorities said.
Joseph J. Evans, 38, of the of the 1500 block of Galway Drive in Aurora, is charged with predatory criminal sexual...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 4:55 PM
A 49-year-old Palatine cab driver has been sentenced to 30 months probation for molesting a woman who had hired him to drive her home from a bar, prosecutors said.
Mohammed N. Choudry, of the 100 block of Sterling Avenue, pleaded guilty in Rolling...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 5:56 AM
Now that it's officially fall, the so-called song of the summer should be retired, especially after this incident.
40-year-old Steven Fillingim of North Florida is accused of beating a young girl for 40 minutes straight with a 2.5-foot long switch to...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Earlier this week I blogged about a disgusting, misogynistic 'rapebait' letter sent out by a member of Georgia Tech's chapter of Phi Kappa Tau that quickly went viral. Now, it seems the offending brother has taken to the web to apologize for his actions....
| Oct 10, 2013
| 6:05 AM
A man in Mexico was released on a misdemeanor charge after putting a padlock on the pants of his girlfriend.
WOIA in San Antonio reports the 25-year-old woman went to police in "excruciating pain" after being unable to use the restroom for several...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 6:07 AM
A day after Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd announced the arrest of two girls in the Rebecca Ann Sedwick suicide he appeared on the national television morning shows warning parents of the dangers of cyberbulling.
He also vowed to prosecute anyone...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:47 AM
An op-ed piece in the student newspaper at Southern Methodist University is gaining national attention after arguing that women can "prevent sexual assaults" by "drinking responsibly."
In the Daily Campus op-ed, contributing writer Kirby Wiley...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:33 AM
A Missouri man was arrested after police say he took his 11-year-old daughter to meet someone who agreed to sexually assault the girl in response to a Craigslist ad, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.
Authorities in St. Louis, Mo. were alerted to...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 11:46 AM
How awful was the case of the Oviedo mom sent to prison for sexually abusing her two children?
“The most horrific double whammy of incest and pedophilia,” clinical and forensic psychology Cheryl Arutt said Wednesday on HLN’s...
| Sep 29, 2013
Imagine marrying the man you adore, only to find yourself locked away in an Afghan harem, where your sweetheart alternately ignores, insults, hits and sexually assaults you.
This piece first ran in Printers Row Journal, delivered...