September 19, 2011

Graphic: Rose Law Group​The Illinois House on Thursday afternoon narrowly voted down the legalization of marijuana for medical purposes. The bill fell just four votes short of the…

September 19, 2011

Photo: Cook County Sheriff’s OfficeA “dummy wall” concealed several rooms where family members divided up different stages of the cultivation process. Some plants were six feet…

June 29, 2012

Grow Light GalleryThe Chicago City Council on Wednesday voted to decriminalize possession of marijuana with an overwhelming 43-2 vote. The measure was backed by Mayor Rahm…

May 26, 2012

Woodstock Police DepartmentAlleged pot thieves Hanna M. Schacht (left) and John C. KurchinaAn Illinois man who fell from the hood of a moving vehicle while trying to get back some…