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Board of Trustees to vote on Steven Salaita settlement

Steven Salaita discusses his new book

By Abigale Svoboda

November 10, 2015

The Board of Trustees is expected to vote on a possible settlement with Steven Salaita at the board’s meeting in Chicago on Thursday.The vote to authorize a settlement was listed as part of the roll call agenda for the board’s Nov. 12 meeting, which was released Monday.According to the agenda, t...

Driver of car resulting in fatal October accident pleads not guilty

By Brittney Nadler

December 7, 2013

Willie Craft Sr. pleaded not guilty Friday to two counts of aggravated DUI and one count of reckless homicide that resulted in the death of student Mimi Liu and injury of student Spandana Mantravadi on Oct. 9. Craft requested a trial by jury for a date after Jan. 2 following the judge's announcement of ...