Category Archives: Crime

Illinois Gov. to Make it Easier for Convicts to Get State Jobs

-By Warner Todd Huston It’s Illinois, so naturally our accidental Governor had to figure out a way to make it easier for convicted felons to get a state job. After all, what would half of the state’s politicians do after … Continue reading

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Close Obama Family Friend Cooperating With Feds in Probe of Chicago Corruption Scheme

-By Warner Todd Huston A close friend of President Obama was forced to admit, Friday, that he is cooperating with authorities over a probe into a $433,000 kickback scheme at an Illinois agency he once headed. Obama pal, Dr. Eric … Continue reading

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95-Year-Old Vet Killed by Police in Illinois Retirement Home With Taser, Bean Bag Guns

-By Warner Todd Huston The police state strikes again. In a major over-the-top reaction, police taserd and shot bean bags at a 95-year-old military veteran, killing him, after he refused medical treatment at his retirement home. On July 25, police … Continue reading

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Blaming the Messenger: Ill. State Rep Monique Davis Says ‘Maybe The Police Are Killing Some Of These Kids’

Illinois State Representative Monique Davis from the South Side of Chicago is blaming the Chicago cops for the high number of killings there. Davis wonders, maybe it’s the cops doing the killing? Davis, a House member from the 27th District … Continue reading

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Ill Sen. Kirk to Meet With Former Gangster Turned Congressman Over Plan to ‘Crush’ Gangster Disciples

-By Warner Todd Huston Chicago has been one of the most dangerous places in the country to live for the last several years with gang shootings wracking the city. To address this plague of gangs, Senator Mark Kirk (R, IL) … Continue reading

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Champaign Mayor Accused of Assaulting Local Musician

-By Warner Todd Huston Champaign Mayor Don Gerard, once a local rock and roll musician, has been accused of assaulting a local musician at a public event. Champaign musician Jim Bean has filed for an order of protection against Mayor … Continue reading

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Chgo Reporter Attacked by Chgo Teachers Union Thugs at Rally

-By Warner Todd Huston Jeremy Segal was filming the protesting Chicago Teachers downtown on Monday trying to get a few questions in with Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis and agitator Rev. Jesse Jackson when operatives for the union began … Continue reading

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Would New Federal Stalking Laws Have Snared Rep. Bill Foster?

-By Warner Todd Huston This year the Violence Against Women Act is getting some stronger penalties for stalking, assault, and other crimes. With all these new provisions, one wonders that if this law were around 15 years ago, how it … Continue reading

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Chicago Police Chief McCarthy’s Shocking Ignorance of History, the Law, and the U.S. Constitution

-By Warner Todd Huston Chicago’s top cop is a shockingly ignorant man. Apparently what he knows of American history, the law, and the U.S. Constitution can be held in a thimble. This became glaringly obvious in a radio interview he … Continue reading

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Read The Full Indictment of Congressman Jesse Jackson, Jr.

-By Warner Todd Huston Congressman (former) Jesse Jackson, Jr. of Chicago has been formally indicted on misuse of campaign funds. He used campaign money to buy himself fur coats and Hollywood memorabilia (such as Bruce Lee and Michael Jackson collectibles). … Continue reading

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