Drunk Driver Kills Toddler in Fatal Car Crash on Chicago’s South Side

 According to an article in the Chicago Tribune, a 27-year-old man was arrested and charged in the death of a two-year old girl who was walking with her great-grandmother to a daycare center when she was killed. The driver ran through a stop sign and although the great-grandmother tried to protect the toddler, she “sprung”…

Husband to Pay $6 Million Wrongful Death Civil Award for “Smothering” Wife

 A Lake County judge awarded $6 million to the family of a woman who died after being “smothered” by her husband. This past spring, a jury found the husband guilty of involuntarily killing his wife in the couple’s living room, and sentenced him to eight years in prison. According to an article in a Chicago…