User: flenvcenter Topic: Human Rights and Indigenous Rights-National
Category: Criminal Justice System
Last updated: Oct 01 2020 07:34 IST RSS 2.0
 
1 to 20 of 48,397    
Driver charged with vehicular homicide DUI for Arvada crash 1.10.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
A 32-year-old man has been charged with vehicular homicide DUI for a two-vehicle traffic crash in Arvada.
Also found in: [+]
Gary teen waived to adult court in Portage woman’s shooting death; Roderick Silas is third teen charged 1.10.2020 Chicago Tribune: Popular
Silas was formerly charged Wednesday afternoon with felony counts of aiding, inducing or causing a murder; murder in the perpetration of a robbery; and robbery resulting in serious bodily injury.
Also found in: [+]
Jefferson County inmate sentenced to 20 years in prison for attacking deputy 1.10.2020 Denver Post: Local
An inmate in the Jefferson County jail has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for attacking a jail deputy with a crude weapon -- a padlock tied to a sheet.
Also found in: [+]
Chicago man accused of shooting roommate at Western Illinois University makes first court appearance 29.9.2020 Chicago Tribune: Popular
A Chicago man suspected of shooting his roommate earlier this month at Western Illinois University made his first court appearance Monday afternoon.
The Dreadhead Cowboy asks for help days after animal cruelty arrest: ‘Lori come help me. I can’t do it alone’ 25.9.2020 Chicago Tribune: Popular
Adam Hollingsworth — so-called Dreadhead Cowboy — pleaded for help from the mayor’s office and Chicago’s pantheon of famous and socially conscious rappers to make the criminal case go away.
Also found in: [+]
Man who spent 13 years in prison in case connected to Guevara claims hidden relationship between the notorious former detective and a key witness’ mother 25.9.2020 Chicago Tribune: Popular
Bombshell revelations involving Chicago police Detective Reynaldo Guevara spark possible flip in murder conviction of Daniel Rodriguez, who spent 13 years in prison.
Adams County deputy faces misdemeanor charge in child abuse case 24.9.2020 Denver Post: Local
An Adams County Sheriff's deputy faces a misdemeanor charge in a child abuse case, according to the district attorney's office.
Also found in: [+]
Fort Collins man suspected of sexual assault of a child 24.9.2020 Denver Post: News: Local
A Fort Collins man has been arrested for sexually assaulting a child he met on social media, police said.
Also found in: [+]
Even after a successful claim he was tortured into confessing by Jon Burge, man faces a third trial in slaying of 2 Chicago police officers 23.9.2020 Chicago Tribune: Popular
A living relic of sorts from a notorious era in Chicago history took his seat in court Tuesday, wearing a three-piece suit and a surgical mask, bracing for his third trial in four decades for the same shocking cop killing.
Also found in: [+]
Connor Kerner trial to start Oct. 6 in Porter County; Valparaiso man accused of killing two teens in drug deal gone bad 22.9.2020 Chicago Tribune: Popular
Kerner, of the 100 block of Kinsale, took part in the hearing via videoconference from the Porter County Jail because of the pandemic. Kerner, was 17 when he allegedly killed Molley Lanham, 19, of St. John, and Thomas Grill, 18, of Cedar Lake, on Feb. 25, 2019, at his grandparents' Hebron-area home after a drug deal went bad.
Zion man with ‘astounding’ criminal history sentenced to 60 years in prison for drug-money murder 19.9.2020 Chicago Tribune: Popular
A Zion man, who was convicted of shooting a man to death in an alleged drug money robbery, was sentenced Friday to 60 years in prison.
Also found in: [+]
AJ Freund murder: Andrew Freund Sr. pleads guilty to charges in connection to his son’s death, gets 30 years in prison 19.9.2020 Chicago Tribune: Popular
Andrew Freund Sr. pleads guilty to charges in connection to his son’s death, gets 30 years in prison.
Also found in: [+]
Man killed in overnight shooting in Denver 18.9.2020 Denver Post: Local
Man killed Friday morning in shooting on Quebec Street in Northeast Denver.
Also found in: [+]
Waukegan man sentenced to 60 years for killing woman who was ramming SUV into his car 18.9.2020 Chicago Tribune: Popular
Farid Rakin, 52, was found guilty earlier this year in the June 5, 2017, shooting death of 24-year-old Ciera Davis of Waukegan.
Also found in: [+]
'Is that leg really broken?' Rights group documents detainee abuse in Belarus 16.9.2020 LA Times: Nation

Detainees swept up in protest against Belarus president describe harrowing jailhouse abuse. Major rights group deems some of it torture.

Also found in: [+]
From death row to model inmate, Renaldo Hudson set free after 37 years. ’I was preparing to die. I wasn’t preparing for this moment.’ 7.9.2020 Chicago Tribune: Popular
Renaldo Hudson, who as a teenager brutally murdered a neighbor, transformed his life over 37 years in prison. Freed by an order from Gov. Pritzker, he vows to help other inmates.
Also found in: [+]
The New York Times Has Published Parts of a Remarkable Diary From a Dachau Survivor 6.9.2020 Mother Jones
In commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II, The New York Times has been running a series entitled Beyond the World War II We Know. They describe it as the “lesser- known stories from the war”—a collection of narratives by eyewitnesses who were in combat, or were victims, or were […]
Also found in: [+]
I Just Learned More About My Father’s Concentration Camp Experience 6.9.2020 Mother Jones
In commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II, The New York Times has been running a series entitled Beyond the World War II We Know. They describe it as the “lesser- known stories from the war”—a collection of narratives by eyewitnesses who were in combat, or were victims, or were […]
Also found in: [+]
Righting a wrong — and rewriting a racist legacy 5.9.2020 LA Times: Nation

In 1961, a Black 14-year-old boy was convicted of murdering a white teacher. Fifty-nine years passed before true justice was done.

Also found in: [+]
R. Kelly asks again to be released from federal custody after inmate says he beat the R&B singer in Chicago jail 5.9.2020 Chicago Tribune: Popular
R. Kelly asks again to be released from federal custody after inmate says he beat the R&B singer in Chicago jail.
1 to 20 of 48,397