Bernina Mata’s attorneys say prosecutors used homophobic rhetoric to secure a death sentence in 1999. Now they’re asking the governor to set her free.
James Allen is serving three life sentences for murder. No one ever said he killed anyone.
CPD has tried to turn rapper and comedian Mohawk Johnson into a cautionary example to social justice protesters. He has other plans.
After a community cleanup in Englewood, volunteers end up in violent confrontation with dozens of cops.
The court clerk lost the records of James Allen, who’s fighting to overturn convictions that put him in prison 30 years ago. His case is not unique.
The Puerto Rican nationalist comes home to Humboldt Park after 35 years in federal prison.
The U.S. attorney’s suit against Officer Marco Proano is just one of a host of legal challenges facing CPD.
Attorney Jeffrey Haas discusses his book The Assassination of Fred Hampton
An excerpt of a new book on the Black Panther leader’s death and its aftermath by People’s Law Office cofounder Jeffrey Haas