This week's local crime and court updates from The Southern Illinoisan.
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The former Williamson County veterinarian who was convicted in 2016 of felony aggravated cruel treatment of an animal and other misdemeanors has had the felony charge reversed by the Illinois Appellate Court.
Carbondale Police are searching for a Chicago teen who recently arrived in Carbondale.
An Illinois man is free after getting his 2008 murder conviction vacated following new evidence that revealed he was not responsible for the death of his infant son, partly because of efforts from a group in the state that’s cleared more than a dozen people wrongfully convicted of crimes.
The Illinois Supreme Court is recruiting a chief diversity and inclusion officer for the judicial branch of state government to address racial…
A Madison County woman who allegedly lied about having muscular dystrophy and other health issues in order to obtain financial assistance and other benefits pleaded not guilty Monday to federal charges.