Illinois

Illinois Teen Says He Was Bribed By Cops With McDonald’s Into Confession

Martell Williams, wrongly accused in a shooting, demands a public apology.
02/23/2022

New Law Facilitates Removal Of Racist Clauses In Illinois Homeowner Deeds

Racial covenants were once used to keep certain neighborhoods white.
01/24/2022

Jelani Day’s Mother, Rev. Jesse Jackson Call For A State Or Federal Investigation Into The Illinois Student’s Death

They rejected the newly released coroner’s autopsy report, which they called ‘insulting.’
10/27/2021

Jelani Day’s Mother Clears Up ‘Organ Harvesting’ Misconceptions About Her Son’s Death

Carmen Bolden Day wants the mystery solved.
10/13/2021

As Jelani Day’s Family Seeks Justice, Coroners Uncover Gruesome Details

Few details have emerged in the probe of his death.
10/13/2021

Evanston, Illinois Approves $10M In Reparations For Black Residents

One member of the council is not happy with the measure.
03/23/2021

Watch: Illinois Security Guard Arrested After Punching A Man In Handcuffs

The police quickly reacted and released a statement.
12/24/2020

Marcellis Stinnette: Police Shooting Footage Released

The 19-year-old was fatally shot by Waukegan Police.
10/29/2020

Waukegan Police Shooting Victim Tafara Williams Says Police Stood By As Her Boyfriend Died

Tafara Williams explains how she lost the love of her life.
10/28/2020

UPDATE: Ben Crump To Represent Waukegan Police Shooting Victim Tafara Williams

Williams’ boyfriend was killed in the incident.
10/24/2020

Ph.D. Student Who Was Violently Arrested For ‘Stealing’ Own Car Reaches $1.25 Million Settlement

Lawrence Crosby was slammed down and struck 11 times.
01/23/2019