Village officials said Chuck E. Cheese could lose its license if it can’t find a solution to stop adults from fighting.
The county’s juvenile court will now hold probable cause hearings on weekends and holidays.
County judges will gather Thursday to select a leader. Chief Judge Timothy Evans has held the position the past 15 years.
A lawsuit claims the practice of jailing kids over the weekend is unconstitutional. A judge gave the county a week to address the problem.
Juvenile courthouses don’t have to hold hearings on weekends in Illinois. A lawsuit suggests that policy can violate the 4th Amendment.
The investigation into Cateresa Matthews’ killing reopened in 2014, after DNA evidence failed to link five imprisoned men to the crime.
A group of convicted child sex offenders say key restrictions are so broad it’s impossible to know where they are allowed or not allowed to go.
IDOC blames workers while the union blames the department for an inmate attack that injured six guards.
A pair of 17-year-olds who spent time in Cook County’s juvenile jail are suing over the filming of the show Empire.
Six guards were injured in an assault by five inmates that the union says was the culmination of a troubling trend of violence at Pontiac.