Newly obtained video from Saturday’s demonstration calls into question CPD’s account of the events that led to Ja’Mal Green being charged with aggravated battery of an officer.
Convicted drug dealer Jason Austin, held accountable for killing a cop and social worker, appeals his sentence.
State’s attorney Anita Alvarez says her office will try to send people caught with small amounts of cannabis and hard drugs into treatment instead of jail.
A key witness in the prosecution of west-side drug dealer Jason Austin is sentenced to five and a half years in prison.
Jason Austin is held accountable for the 2008 murders of Robert Soto and Kathryn Romberg.
Day four in the sentencing hearing of convicted west-side drug dealer Jason Austin
Day three in the sentencing hearing of convicted west-side drug dealer Jason Austin
Day two in the sentencing hearing of convicted west-side drug dealer Jason Austin
Federal prosecutors seek a long sentence for Jason Austin, who they say killed a cop and a social worker.
A low-level dealer gets caught between the money and the violence of the heroin trade.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel is in a hurry to slow arrests for marijuana possession.
Researchers at Roosevelt University find that marijuana enforcement depends on geography and race more than justice.
At a press conference Monday, a group of elected officials set a goal of legalizing, regulating, and taxing marijuana sales for recreational use in Illinois.
A call for legalization in Illinois is the latest sign of the shifting politics of pot.
Two years ago Chicago decriminalized pot possession—but not for everyone.