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Cook County female jail guards sue sheriff for not protecting them from inmate sexual harassment

Scott Holland Nov. 13, 2017, 5:20pm

Days after female public defenders hit Cook County sheriff’s and public defender’s offices with a lawsuit alleging sexual harassment at county jail facilities, a group of female Cook County correctional officers have filed a similar complaint against Sheriff Tom Dart.

Not likely jury would've believed for-profit colleges tried to pocket admission reps' bonuses, judge says

Dana Herra Jan. 9, 2016, 11:31am

A federal court has denied a man’s attempt to sue his former employer, a Schaumburg-based operator of several for-profit career education colleges, over its termination of a bonus incentive program he says cost him thousands. U.S. Magistrate Judge Geraldine Soat Brown granted summary judgment in December to defendant Career Education Corporation, which operates Le Cordon Bleu College, American Intercontinental University and Colorado Technical University.