Bea Malsky, Jared Rutecki, Emily Hoerner, Forest Gregg, Trina Reynolds-Tyler, Jean Cochrane, Hannah Cushman Garland and Abby Blachman // October 22, 2020
A detailed breakdown visualizing more than 3 million criminal cases filed in Cook County between 2000 and 2018.
Emily Hoerner and Casey Toner // October 22, 2020
Judge Diane Gordon Cannon criticized for verbal outbursts, a pro-prosecution bent and jailing of probationers for sometimes-minor infractions.
Casey Toner and Emily Hoerner // October 22, 2020
An unprecedented investigation of court data finds systematic effort to keep Judge James Linn from deciding sex charges after a controversial ruling he made years ago.
Adam M. Rhodes (Chicago Reader) // June 7, 2021
Injustice Watch and the Chicago Reader examined the origins of Illinois’s HIV transmission law, how Cook County prosecutors have leveraged it, and its impacts on people charged.