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Prison, Indictment No Bar To Victory In Illinois Primary

Reuters | Posted 05.17.2014 | Politics

By Mary Wisniewski CHICAGO, March 17 (Reuters) - In the Illinois primary elections on Tuesday, candidates on Chicago's Democratic ball...

As Gutierrez Pushes For Immigration Reform, Feds Probe His Dealings With City Developers

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Representative Luis Gutierrez has been the center of a great deal of media attention as the national political debate has shifted to immigration refor...

Ike Carothers Sentenced To 28 Months For Taking Bribes

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Former Ald. Isaac "Ike" Carothers (29th) was sentenced to 28 months in federal prison today, four months after pleading guilty plea to taking tens of ...

Mayor Daley Appoints Rep. Deborah Graham, Proco Moreno To City Council

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Mayor Richard Daley made two appointments to vacant City Council seats today, naming a state lawmaker for the 29th Ward and a businessman for the 1st ...

Six Aldermen Subpoenaed In Indicted Developer Case

Chicago Tribune | Todd Lighty and Dan Mihalopoulos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Lawyers for indicted developer Calvin Boender have served subpoenas on at least six Chicago aldermen in an effort to clear their client of fraud charg...

Indicted Alderman Isaac Carothers Pleads Not Guilty

AP | MIKE ROBINSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The chairman of the Chicago City Council's police and fire committee pleaded not guilty Monday to charges that he accepted home repair...

Alderman Carothers Invokes The Words Of James Brown In His Defense

NBC Chicago | PHIL ROGERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

"Things are not always what they seem." That's the quote from 29th Ward Alderman Isaac Carothers one day after his indictment on charges of accepting ...

Indicted Alderman Carothers Wore Wire For A Year

Chicago Sun-Times | NATASHA KORECKI, FRAN SPIELMAN AND TIM NOVAK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

One of Mayor Daley's closest allies on the City Council has been wearing a wire and secretly recording "public officials and real estate developers" f...

ISAAC CAROTHERS INDICTMENT (READ IT)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

U.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald announced the indictments of Ald. Isaac "Ike" Carothers (29th) and real estate developer Calvin Boender on bribery an...

Alderman Isaac 'Ike' Carothers Indicted On Federal Corruption Charges

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- A Chicago alderman was indicted Thursday on federal fraud and bribery charges for allegedly accepting $40,000 in home improvements fro...

Ald. Carothers Under Federal Investigation: Report

Chicago Sun-Times | Fran Spielman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Sources said a federal investigation of Ald. Isaac Carothers (29th) is heating up, and it apparently goes far beyond Carothers' relationship with a Ch...