The eight-page lawsuit was filed in federal court, alleging Fox falsely implied Ali’s endorsement and violated the Illinois Right of Publicity Act.
The shooting occurred after Michael D. LaPorta and Patrick Kelly spent the night drinking at bars with other off-duty Chicago Police officers.
Higginbottom spent a difficult hour undergoing cross-examination by Reynolds, who accused the businessman of trying to bribe officials in Zimbabwe.
An accomplished actor in many real life roles, former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds has chosen to defend himself on misdemeanor federal tax charges.
Ed Vrdolyak’s lawyers are asking to remove details of his 2016 indictment, arguing they are “deceptive, irrelevant and sinister sounding” allegations.
Laurance Freed, a developer best known for his firm’s role in Chicago’s Block 37 shopping center, was sentenced to three years in federal prison.
Two more members of the Hobos street gang were sentenced to prison Friday — both for life.
A suburban lawyer indicted along with former Chicago Ald. Edward Vrdolyak appears to be in plea talks with federal prosecutors.
The lawyer for indicted Cook County Judge Jessica Arong O’Brien accused federal prosecutors of unfairly targeting his client because of her job.
Joseph Hazley of Chicago has been arrested for the sex trafficking of a minor girl who was found murdered in December.
The imprisoned Democrat is quickly running out of legal options nearly a year after his 14-year prison sentence was reinstated.
The one-time owner of the Chicago Rush was sentenced to more than three years in prison for defrauding investors in the failed Arena Football team.
A woman who stole nearly $1 million from the Field Museum was sentenced Friday to three years in federal prison.
Lawyers for the onetime powerhouse politician told a judge Wednesday he could be looking at more serious criminal charges in the coming months.
The decision by the Chicago court marks the first time a federal appellate court has come to that conclusion.