The Daily Northwestern

Ludlow sues local media outlets for defamation

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

February 14, 2014

Filed under Administration, Campus, Campus Safety, Faculty, Latest Stories

Philosophy Prof. Peter Ludlow is suing three local media companies, claiming their coverage of a Title IX lawsuit against Northwestern was defamatory and portrayed him in a "false light before the public." Ludlow is suing Sun...

Sentencing delayed again for man convicted in Evanston fatal beating

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 22, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs

The Hazel Crest, Ill., man convicted of killing an Evanston resident in 2011 will have to wait at least another month to be sentenced. Brandon Hinton, 28, appeared in court Thursday morning for the first time since abruptly f...

Evanston man pleads not guilty to attacking, prostituting teenage runaway

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

November 6, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, City, Latest Stories

An Evanston man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to beating and prostituting a 14-year-old runaway girl, according to a Cook County Circuit Court official. Donzell Mintz, 22, faces 14 charges, including involun...

Lawsuit: Feinberg fellow took, shared photos of Northwestern graduate in hospital

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

August 25, 2013

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Latest Stories, The Summer Northwestern 2013

A recent Northwestern graduate is suing a fellow in the Feinberg School of Medicine, claiming he took photos of her while she was hospitalized for alcohol overconsumption and posted them on social media without her permission. The...