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  1. Judge Benched for Claims She Let Clerk Fill InRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | Courthouse News Service

    ... at least two cases from the bench while wearing a judicial robe" in the Sixth Municipal District Courthouse in Markham, Ill., Evans' office said. Pat Milhizer, director of communications for the office of the chief judge, says the cases at issue ...

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  2. Judge is removed from bench for allegedly letting a lawyer wear her robe and rule in some casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | ABA Journal

    ... and CBS Chicago . She was accused of letting lawyer and judicial candidate Rhonda Crawford take her place in a Markham, Illinois, courthouse during a morning court call. Sources told the Sun-Times that Crawford was "job shadowing" Turner to learn ...

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  3. Cook County Judge Reprimanded After Allowing Clerk To Hear CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | CBS Local

    ... a judicial robe in Turner's courtroom. Turner had been assigned to the Sixth Municipal District Courthouse in Markham where she heard a variety of matters in rotation with other judges. Her current annual salary is $56,961, and she has been employed ...

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  4. Harvey man gets 102 years for fatal shooting after party in 2011 | Chicago Sun-TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | Chicago Sun-Times

    A south suburban man has been sentenced to more than 100 years in prison for fatally shooting one man and wounding two others during an altercation outside a party in 2011. Martell McGrew, 25, of Harvey, was previously convicted of first-degree murder and attempted murder for the October 2011 shooting of 19-year-old Jacoby Gilliand in south suburban Markham, according to the Cook County state's attorney's office.

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  5. Man on service call spots teens who held him up at Harvey Metra station, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | Chicago Tribune

    Two teens have been charged with armed robbery at the Harvey Metra station in April after the alleged victim recognized the pair this week while marking a service call for his job with Comcast, authorities said. Bail for one of the two, Damareea Lindsey, 18, of Park Forest, was set at $20,000 Thursday by Cook County Judge Darron Bowden at the Markham courthouse.

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  6. Robbins man sentenced to 15 years prison in fatal drag racing crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | Chicago Tribune

    ... in custody on similar charges. Cook County Judge Brian Flaherty handed down the sentence on Aug. 2 inside his Markham courtroom after McGrew pleaded guilty to two counts of aggravated driving under the influence. McGrew originally faced more than 70 ...

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  7. Another person shot at troubled Markham nightclub Adrianna'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    Another person was shot in the parking lot of popular Markham nightclub Adrianna's, in an incident that also involved police officers shooting at a suspect's fleeing vehicle, records released by the city shows. The July 1 incident brings the total number of people shot at the club or its parking lot to at least eight since the club opened, with two of those victims killed, according to Markham police and court records.

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  8. Cops: Former suburban high school coach charged with sexually assaulting studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... traveling to meet a minor, South Holland police said. He was scheduled to appear in the Cook County courthouse in Markham. Police said the girl's mother allegedly found her daughter and McGriggs having sex in her home Tuesday afternoon, police said. ...

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  9. Homeowner shoots and kills intruder during attempted home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    ... The other home invasion suspects were arrested after a chase that ended on Interstate 80 and Kedzie Avenue in Markham, Illinois. Palos Park police initially responded, but the investigation is now being handled by the Cook County Sheriff's ...

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  10. Man charged with attempted murder in Park Forest stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... k County Jail, and driving under the influence. He was scheduled to appear Wednesday in Cook County Circuit Court in Markham. The 29-year-old victim underwent surgery at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, he remains in serious condition.

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  11. July 4 runs to gauge if heat makes feet more fleetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... Boulevard and North University Avenue. It runs down Kavanaugh hill before turning on Van Buren Street, crossing Markham onto Fair Park Boulevard, running uphill briefly behind War Memorial and finishing on North Monroe Street. It has been listed as ...

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  12. Chicago Transit Authority worker dies after fall onto tracksRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... rts ( http://trib.in/1VSiuAC ) the Cook County Medical Examiner's office identified the employee as Pearl Hendrix of Markham. She was pronounced dead around 1:50 a.m. at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center.

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  13. Extra security posted for trial in killing of pregnant teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    The Cook County Sheriff's Office posted extra deputies in and outside of a Markham courtroom Wednesday morning following an angry outburst the day before from a defendant on trial for murder in the killing of a pregnant Alsip teen. Cook County Judge Brian Flaherty on Wednesday denied a request from the Sheriff's Office to have 25-year-old Deandre Minkens put in leg shackles while in court after he reportedly became enraged while in holding.

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  14. Ex-Markham police officer charged with sexually abusing teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    Former Markham police officer Charles D. Smith, Sr., 53, was charged with criminal sexual abuse for allegedly having "multiple sexual contacts" with a teen girl, according tothe Cook County Sheriff's office. Former Markham police officer Charles D. Smith, Sr., 53, was charged with criminal sexual abuse for allegedly having "multiple sexual contacts" with a teen girl, according tothe Cook County Sheriff's office.

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  15. Family settles in WWII veteran's death shot by police with beanbag gunRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Daily Chronicle

    MARKHAM – Court documents show relatives of a 95-year-old World War II veteran who died after being shot with a beanbag gun by a police officer, who was trying to disarm him, have agreed to a $1.1 million wrongful death settlement. Park Forest Police Officer Craig Taylor responded in July 2013 after an assisted-living facility staff member reported John Wrana Jr. had become combative.

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  16. Jury selection begins in killing of Alsip teen, unborn childRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Cook County Judge Brian Flaherty told the pool of more than 60 potential jurors seated Tuesday afternoon inside his Markham courtroom. Minkens and Thomas each will get their own separate juries. Both juries will be present for most of the trial, but ...

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  17. NewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | WWSB

    ... Sola Botanical Park is like walking into the garden of Eden. Now you can grow these amazing trees in your yard. MARKHAM, Ill. (AP) - Court documents show relatives of a 95-year-old World War II veteran who died after being shot with a beanbag gun by ...

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  18. Settlement reached in lawsuit over WW II veteran's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    Park Forest police Officer Craig Taylor outside the Markham courthouse during his 2015 trial, in which he was aquitted of reckless conduct in the death 95-year-old John Wrana Jr. Park Forest police Officer Craig Taylor outside the Markham courthouse during his 2015 trial, in which he was aquitted of reckless conduct in the death 95-year-old John Wrana Jr. The family of a 95-year-old World War II vet, who died in July 2013 after a Park Forest police officer fired beanbag rounds at him when he threatened police with a knife, has agreed to a settlement of a federal lawsuit against the officer and the village, according to court documents.

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  19. Adam Cappa @ Yoder Recital HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | TheCourier.com

    ... will include a message by Spiritual Life Speaker Cyneatha Millsaps, lead pastor at Community Mennonite Church in Markham, Illinois. Millsaps, who also serves as a multicultural liaison for the Illinois Mennonite Conference, will present a lecture at ...

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  20. Circuit Court Judge, Bonita Coleman, Has Found in Favor of a Mother...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | 24-7 Press Release

    In Markham, Illinois a Cook County, Circuit Court Judge, Bonita Coleman, has found in favor of a mother whose child support was not paid in a timely fashion pursuant to a statutory notice of withholding. The payor of income, Country Chevrolet, Inc. of Herscher, Illinois was found to have violated the applicable law by not timely paying said child support to Lisa Watson.

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