AG Kwame Raoul asks state Supreme Court to order sentence after judge threw out sex assault conviction
The state attorney general’s office has asked the Illinois Supreme Court to impose a sentence in a case where a western Illinois judge threw out the sexual assault conviction of an 18-year-old man.chicagotribune.com
Judge in western Illinois reassigned after tossing out sexual assault conviction of 18-year-old, saying 148 days behind bars was ‘plenty of punishment’
Judge Robert Adrian has been assigned to small claims, legal matters and probate dockets and other civil cases, effective immediately.chicagotribune.com
Liverpool embarrassed in 7-2 loss to Aston Villa in EPL
Liverpool's Mohamed Salah, gestures after Aston Villa's Ross Barkley scores his side's fifth goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Aston Villa and Liverpool at the Villa Park stadium in Birmingham, England, Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020. (Peter Powell/Pool via AP)BIRMINGHAM – Premier League champion Liverpool was humiliated 7-2 by Aston Villa to end its perfect start to the title defense on Sunday. Liverpool became the first reigning Premier League champions to concede seven in a game. A poor attempt at a pass was pounced upon in the Liverpool box by Grealish, who laid the ball to Watkins for a simple finish. But within moments the visitors had conceded again, with John McGinn’s volley going past Adrian via a deflection off defender Virgil Van Dijk.
Liverpool maintains perfect season start
Adrian of Liverpool lifts the UEFA Super Cup trophy as Liverpool celebrates victory following the UEFA Super Cup match between Liverpool and Chelsea at Vodafone Park on Aug. 14, 2019, in Istanbul. Liverpool continued its 100% start to the season with a resounding 3-0 victory Saturday away at Burnley to stay atop of the Premier League. The Reds are also the only team in England's top four leagues to have won every game so far this season. READ: Mo Salah warns opponents VAR will win him more penaltiesREAD: Jurgen Klopp makes waves by welcoming surfer into Liverpool campHowever, manager Jurgen Klopp played down the incident. Meanwhile, Frank Lampard's rocky start to life in the Chelsea dugout continued as the Blues let a two-goal lead slip at home to newly-promoted Sheffield United.