Judge Preliminarily Approves Class Action Settlement on Behalf of Former Male Inmates Unlawfully Detained After Acquittal

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On April 4, 2016, a Federal Judge in Chicago preliminarily approved a settlement of a class action brought on behalf of a group of former male inmates who were found not guilty or otherwise acquitted of the charges brought against them.  The suit alleged that the Sheriff of Cook County unlawfully detained class members after… Read more »