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  1. All TN counties ready to issue gay marriage licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Equality Project, said not all counties have issued a same-sex marriage license, but clerks in all except Lake County have said they will do so if asked. Tennessee Equality Project is an organization that advocates for LGBT issues. A woman in the ...

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  2. Indictment: Probation officer took money 9 times, sex twiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Chicago Tribune

    Lake County authorities indicated Friday that no further arrests are expected in connection with the indictment of a probation officer who is accused of awarding court-ordered community service hours to adults on probation in exchange for money and sexual favors. Anselmo Magana, 44, of Lindenhurst, was indicted by a grand jury Wednesday and has been charged with 11 counts of official misconduct, according to the Lake County Sheriff's Office.

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  3. North Chicago murderers to be sentenced TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Jan. 21, 2015, on first-degree murder charges for the shooting death of a North Chicago woman in 2007. (Lake County Sheriff's Office, HANDOUT) Two men retried and convicted of a North Chicago murder in a rare double-jury trial in Lake County earlier ...

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  4. Indictment: Woman set boyfriend on fire, caused 'permanent disfigurement'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Chicago Tribune

    ... being held on $250,000 bail on charges of attempted murder, aggravated battery and aggravated domestic battery. (Lake County Sheriff's Office, Handout) Accused of setting her boyfriend on fire and inflicting "permanent disfigurement," an Antioch ...

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  5. Man arrested in murder-for-hire plotRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... agent personal information about his wife along with a down payment for the murder. With the assistance of the Lake County Sheriff's Office and the Fayette County Sheriff's Office, TBI arrested Wortman and charged him with one count of Solicitation ...

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  6. TBI Arrests, Charges Memphis-Area Attorney In Murder-For-Hire PlotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... personal information about his wife and a down payment for the murder. TBI agents, with the assistance of the Lake County Sheriff's Office and the Fayette County Sheriff's Office, arrested the 39-year-old Collierville man and charged him with one ...

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  7. Batista helps Smokies to 5-2 win on birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... total was the highest attained in the right-hander's professional career since July 24, 2010 against the Low-A Lake County Captains, when Batista fanned ten batters for the Peoria Chiefs. The bullpen duo of Zach Cates (1.0 IP, 1 H, 1 BB, 1 SO) and ...

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  8. Lookies Lose Second Straight At Smokies, 5-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... total was the highest attained in the right-hander's professional career since July 24, 2010 against the Low-A Lake County Captains, when Batista fanned ten batters for the Peoria Chiefs. The bullpen duo of Zach Cates and Starling Peralta supported ...

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  9. Attorneys push for plea deal in Waukegan murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Hickory and Center streets in Waukegan on March 15, 2014, according to Waukegan police. On Thursday, Assistant Lake County State's Attorney Lauren Kalcheim Rothenberg and defense attorney Gregory Nikitas asked Lake County Circuit Court Judge Daniel ...

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  10. North Chicago murderers convicted by twin juries, will have post-trial hearings joinedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    ... 2007, have not been assigned sentencing dates yet, and both have post-trial motion hearings scheduled in March. (Lake County Sheriff's Office) Two men retried and reconvicted of a North Chicago murder in a rare twin-jury retrial earlier this year ...

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  11. Court decision on Lake County commissioner leads to termination at sheriff's departmentRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    Lake County's 51st Circuit Court ruled last week that newly elected County Commissioner Charles Vayda could not maintain his elected position while also serving as a deputy with the Lake County Sheriff's Department. "The court made that decision on his employment," Hilts said.

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  12. Budget cuts threaten court procedures in Lake CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | WGN-TV Chicago

    The Illinois budget crisis is squeezing the courts this time with court reporters facing furloughs and courtrooms could come to a screeching halt. Lake County Circuit Court Chief Judge John Philips tells WGN News the furloughs will impact 22 court reporters working the three courthouses in Lake County.

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  13. Girl, 11, charged with murder in 2-month-old's death in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | MassLive.com

    Lake County Juvenile Court Judge Karen Lawson, back, tells an 11-year-old girl her rights on Monday in Painesville, Ohio. Police say the 11-year-old girl has been charged with murder in the beating death of a 2-month-old who was staying overnight with the girl and her mother to give the baby's mom a break.

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  14. Dead infant's mom says 11-year-old suspect wanted sleepoverRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Connecticut Post

    ... she returned downstairs, the infant was bleeding and her head was badly swollen, he said. , MANDATORY CREDIT Lake County Juvenile Court Judge Karen Lawson, back, tells an 11-year-old girl her rights on Monday, Feb. 9, 2015 in Painesville, Ohio. ...

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  15. Preteen girl charged with murder in 2-month-old's deathRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | USA Today

    ... she died during surgery for extensive internal injuries. At a Monday detention hearing, Judge Karen Lawson of Lake County Juvenile Court entered a not guilty plea on murder charges for the girl. Neither she nor her mother are being identified ...

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  16. Girl, 11, charged with murder in 2-month-old's death in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    Lake County Juvenile Court Judge Karen Lawson, back, tells an 11-year-old girl her rights on Monday, Feb. 9, 2015 in Painesville, Ohio. Police say the 11-year-old girl has been charged with murder in the beating death of a 2-month-old who was staying overnight with the girl and her mother to give the baby's mom a break.

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  17. Ohio girl, 11, charged with murder in 2-month-old's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | The Oregonian

    Lake County Juvenile Court Judge Karen Lawson, back, tells an 11-year-old girl her rights on Monday, Feb. 9, 2015 in Painesville, Ohio. Police say the 11-year-old girl has been charged with murder in the beating death of a 2-month-old who was staying overnight with the girl and her mother to give the baby's mom a break.

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  18. Plea deal explored in 2013 Highland Park murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    The Chicago Tribune Media Group's Lake County News-Sun reports: A private conference was held with a Lake County Circuit Court judge Tuesday to discuss the possibility of a negotiated plea deal for Benjamin Schenk, one of three men charged with the murder of Highland Park 20-year-old Colin Nutter. Assistant State's Attorney Reginald Mathews, defense attorney James Bertucci and Judge Victoria Rossetti took part in the conference, with Schenk's presence waived.

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  19. Double-jury case is Lake County's first in nearly three decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    The Chicago Tribune Media Group's Lake County News-Sun reports: Prior to this week, the last time the double-jury system was used to hear a case in Lake County Circuit Court was 28 years ago. William Fillyaw, 37, and Johnny Parker, 31, are being retried on first-degree murder and attempted murder charges in the slaying of 28-year-old Lasondra Shaw in her North Chicago apartment in June 2007.

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  20. Lake County man convicted in 2012 slaying of girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    A 43-year-old Lake County man has been convicted of murdering his 40-year-old girlfriend during a fight in her Antioch Township home in 2012. Lake County Circuit Court Judge Victoria Rossetti found Michael Axtell, 43, guilty of first-degree murder early Friday afternoon in the death of Tammy Stone on Oct. 24, 2012.

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