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First witness testifies in Imperial Gangsters trial

HAMMOND | A jury was selected, opening statements by both sides presented, and a witness for the prosecution testified Wednesday in federal court on the first day of trial for alleged Imperial Gangsters member Richard Reyes.

January 15, 2014 8:30 pm

Jury finds Hulitt guilty of chiild molestation

CROWN POINT | A Hammond man was found guilty Friday of two counts of child molestation in a case involving a 9-year-old girl.

October 19, 2012 7:07 pm
Philpot case goes to the federal jury

Philpot case goes to the federal jury

HAMMOND | A U.S. District Court jury began deliberations shortly before noon Friday in the fraud and theft trial of former Lake County Clerk Thomas Philpot.

August 24, 2012 12:30 pm Photos


Two Hammond men convicted again of murdering, robbing gun shop owner in 2000

HAMMOND | After several hours of deliberations Tuesday, a jury found two Hammond men guilty of murdering an elderly gun shop owner and stealing his firearms in a case that has spanned 12 years and more than one trial.

May 29, 2012 9:25 pm
Counties succeeding in keeping jury boxes full

Counties succeeding in keeping jury boxes full

Court employees work to fill jury boxes like this one for a Porter County Superior Court. Most residents of Lake and Porter counties comply when a summons is sent.

October 23, 2011 12:00 am

Court not swayed by math error claim

INDIANAPOLIS | The Indiana Court of Appeals will not adjust the monetary damages awarded in a LaPorte County case after a juror claimed the jury got its math wrong.

September 12, 2011 3:30 pm

Former Gary man convicted of 1992 cold-case murder

CROWN POINT | A Lake Criminal Court jury convicted a downstate Indiana man Thursday afternoon of the long-unsolved murder of a Gary woman.

June 30, 2011 9:45 pm

Jury finds Gary man guilty of fatal robbery

CROWN POINT | A Lake Criminal Court jury convicted a 19-year-old Gary man Thursday afternoon of firing a hail of bullets that killed one man and injured another last year in a Gary street robbery.

June 30, 2011 6:30 pm
Hung jury in sexual misconduct case

Hung jury in sexual misconduct case

VALPARAISO | A mistrial was declared in the case of Steven Vincent who was charged with a single felony count of sexual misconduct with a minor.

May 19, 2011 2:39 pm

Gary man found guilty of murdering friend

CROWN POINT | A Lake County jury has found Gary resident Anthony Moore guilty of killing his childhood friend in 2009.

March 18, 2011 9:08 pm
Testimony in civil trial against 'Nose Doc' to begin Tuesday

Testimony in civil trial against 'Nose Doc' to begin Tuesday

HAMMOND | Opening arguments are scheduled to begin today in a civil trial against notorious "Nose Doctor" Mark Weinberger and a physician assistant.

March 14, 2011 11:00 pm Photos



Judge called from bench to jury box

CROWN POINT | Two lawyers went looking for the perfect juror this week and found one — a judge on her day off from the bench.

February 17, 2011 12:00 am

Opening arguments begin in fatal Steger DUI case

JOLIET | Opening arguments began today in the trial of a Steger man behind the wheel in a vehicle crash that caused the death of a 5-year-old boy.

February 14, 2011 12:32 pm

Budgets cuts end in a hungry jury in Lake County civil court

CROWN POINT | It's feast or famine for Lake County's jurors.

February 12, 2011 12:00 am

Jury now in place to decide Conner fate

JOLIET | A jury of six men and six women was sworn in Thursday to decide the fate of a 23-year-old Steger man who faces criminal charges for an automobile accident that killed a 5-year-old boy.

February 11, 2011 12:00 am
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