All of the polls have closed in the Illinois primary election, including those that closed late due to problems at polling places. Progress Illinois lays out the latest as the results come in.
Former Cook County Commissioner William Beavers began his six-month sentence in a Minnesota prison Monday following his conviction in corruption charges.
Former Cook County Commissioner William Beavers was sentenced Wednesday to six months in prison and mandated to pay fines and back taxes after being convicted of tax evasion in March.
Former Cook County Board President Todd Stroger told the Chicago Sun-Times today that he is interested in replacing William Beavers on the Cook County Board of Commissioners.
Cook County Commissioner William Beavers was found guilty of four counts of tax evasion today.
Cook County Commissioner William Beavers has declined the opportunity to
testify in his tax evasion trial; closing arguments in the case are set to take
Cook County Commissioner William Beavers’ defense attorneys are saying the juror pool for his tax evasion trial is “rigged.”
The tax evasion trial for Cook County Commissioner William Beavers began in federal court Monday.
Natashia Holmes, the successor to former 7th Ward alderman Sandi Jackson, was approved by the Chicago City Council and sworn in this morning.