Tag: Cook County

Chicago Judge Accused of Sexual Harassment, Trying to Kiss a Cop

Cook County Judge Mauricio Araujo has a history of inappropriate and unwanted sexual advances toward the women working around him. Araujo made sexual advances toward a police officer seeking his signature on a search warrant, cornered a court reporter in an elevator and made demeaning remarks about a prosecutor, state…

Chicago Smollett Lawsuit Investigation

Chicago Attorneys File Civil Suit Against Jussie Smollett to Recoup Dollars From Investigation

The City of Chicago is suing Jussie Smollett after it allegedly spent more than $130,000 “in overtime costs during the investigation” of his January attack, according to a new lawsuit. The lawsuit read, in part: “During the course of CPD’s investigation into [Smollett’s] false statements, CPD has incurred 1,836 overtime…