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David Koschman

Closure Not an Option in David Koschman Case

G. Flint Taylor | Posted 05.17.2014 | Chicago
G. Flint Taylor

Koschman, 5'5" and 125 pounds, got "mouthy" and a 6'3", 230 pound ex-football player punched him in the face. Koschman, knocked unconscious, fell backward to the ground, where the back of his head crashed against the pavement.

Nanci Koschman's Better Angels

Roger Wright | Posted 04.15.2014 | Chicago
Roger Wright

It took Nanci Koschman almost ten years. But she did it. She wasn't looking for vengeance. She was looking for an apology. And the real story.

Ex-Chicago Mayor's Nephew Pleads Guilty In Man's Death

Posted 02.01.2014 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- After more than nine years, Richard Vanecko, the nephew of Chicago's longest-serving mayor Richard Daley, pleaded guilty Friday to involunt...

Prosecutor: Police Will Not Face Charges In Daley Nephew Probe

AP | DON BABWIN | Posted 09.20.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- No charges will be filed against police or prosecutors who handled investigations into the 2004 death of a man killed in a fight with a nep...

'Lost' Files In Manslaughter Case Of Daley Nephew Mysteriously Return

Posted 03.25.2013 | Chicago

In the murky manslaughter case involving Richard Vanecko — the nephew of former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley — a newly-released report is sheddi...

Prosecutors Hid Proof of Teen's Unusual Alibi in Murder Case

David Protess | Posted 04.06.2013 | Chicago
David Protess

Daniel Taylor is now 37-years-old. Having spent more than half of his life behind bars, there's no place like home for Taylor -- and no place like prison for the prosecutors who stole his youth.

Vanecko Makes Appearance Before New Judge

AP | Posted 01.20.2013 | Chicago

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. -- A nephew of former Chicago Mayor Richard Daley has made his first appearance before a new judge on involuntary manslaughter c...

Judge With Daley Ties Recused In Nephew's Manslaughter Trial

AP | Posted 02.16.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Cook County's chief judge asked the Illinois Supreme Court on Monday to appoint a judge from outside the county to preside over the in...

Daley Nephew Pleads Not Guilty In Koschman's 2004 Death

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 02.09.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- The nephew of former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley pleaded not guilty Monday to involuntary manslaughter in the 2004 death of a suburban m...

Daley Nephew Indicted In David Koschman's 2004 Death

Posted 12.04.2012 | Chicago

The nephew of former Chicago mayor Richard M. Daley and ex-White House Chief of Staff Bill Daley was charged Monday with involuntary manslaughter in t...

Questions Persist in Shooting of Black Motorist by White Cops

David Protess | Posted 06.24.2012 | Chicago
David Protess

Who is telling the truth in this case -- Howard Morgan or law enforcement? Unfortunately, an obstacle to answering is that much of the forensic evidence was inexplicably destroyed or not collected.

Special Prosecutor Appointed In High-Profile Case Involving Daley Nephew

2012-03-30-BGA.jpg | Robert Herguth | Posted 04.27.2012 | Chicago

This story is courtesy of the Better Government Association Former U.S. Attorney Dan K. Webb – who helped oversee the Operation Greylord invest...

Years After Death Involving Daley's Nephew, Police Reopen Case

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

After her son was punched in the face and knocked to the ground outside a Rush Street bar, Nanci Koschman says she heard from the Chicago Police Depar...