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Cook County Criminal Court

Cook County Criminal Court
Cook County Criminal Court

Brothers Charged In Fatal Shooting Of WGN Security Guard Tried To Carjack Victim At South Shore Gas Station, Prosecutors Say

Salena Claybourne, a mother of two, was killed around 3 p.m. Monday while stopping for gas on her way home for work. A 17-year-old boy and 22-year-old man have been charged with murder.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Ex-Felons Are Working To Get Out The Vote Among Former Illinois Inmates — And They’re Paying Extra Attention To Judges

The vast majority of people released from prison believe they no longer have the right to vote. They can vote in Illinois, and many are encouraging them to cast a ballot in this week's election.

Citywide

Man Charged In Richard’s Bar Fatal Stabbing Released From Jail, Wearing An Ankle Monitor At Home

Thomas Tansey was initially ordered held without bond, but a different judge changed it to $250,000.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Notorious Andersonville Sexual Harasser Willie Wright Rejects Plea Deal, Claims He Is Fit To Stand Trial

Wright's latest charges stem from an alleged attack on a Dearborn Denim employee, exposing himself to a female jail guard, groping a woman exiting a car and violating a judge's order.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park