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Attorney Hired To Probe Lake County Jail Deaths

WAUKEGAN, Ill. (CBS) — Following the deaths of two people held at the Lake County Jail in Waukegan, a prominent attorney has been brought in to determine if any misconduct was involved. 321 more words


Lake County Sheriff On Defensive After Woman's Death From Hunger Strike

WAUKEGAN, Ill. (CBS) — The Lake County Sheriff is defending his jail’s handling of an inmate who died after refusing to eat.

As WBBM Newsradio’s Mike Krauser reports, … 175 more words


Life's weird like that

My sister WhatsApp’d me over the weekend. She’d read about the death of a woman in police/immigration custody in Illinois and found the name a bit familiar. 729 more words

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Woman Dead After Hunger Strike At Lake County Jail

WAUKEGAN, Ill. (CBS) — Officials say they are still trying to find any family of a woman who died recently after going on a jail hunger strike in the northern suburbs. 191 more words