Would-be jurors at the tax-evasion trial of an influential Chicago Democrat are scheduled to begin filling out questionnaires as the process of picking 12 panelists begins in earnest. Read »
The trial of influential Chicago-area politician William Beavers is set to begin after months of months of trial delays. Read »
A judge will decide whether an influential Cook County commissioner facing federal tax charges can tell a jury he paid back money borrowed from his campaign — although apparently only after realizing he... Read »
Commissioner William Beavers pleaded not guilty in March to charges of filing false tax returns. Read »
A Cook County commissioner accused of tax fraud is asking for help to pay some of his legal bills. William Beavers on Monday will host a fundraiser at McDonald's at Navy Pier. The event costs $125 per ticket and... Read »
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