killing Judge Sets April 2019 Trial in Missing Chinese Scholar Case By Associated Press • Feb 12, 2018 A federal judge has set an April 2019 trial date for a former physics student accused of kidnapping and killing a University of Illinois scholar from China. Suspect in Scholar Kidnapping to Ask Judge to Recuse Himself By Associated Press • Feb 8, 2018 Lawyers for a former physics student accused of kidnapping and killing a University of Illinois scholar from China intend to ask the presiding federal judge to recuse himself in the death penalty case. BREAKING: Prosecutors to Seek Death Penalty in Missing Scholar Case By Associated Press • Jan 19, 2018 U.S. prosecutors have told a judge they will seek the death penalty against a 28-year-old man charged with the kidnapping and killing of a University of Illinois scholar from China. Peoria Man Pleads Not Guilty to Lisle Woman's 1994 Killing By Associated Press • Nov 6, 2017 DuPage County A 43-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder in the death of a suburban Chicago woman more than 20 years ago. $9M Settlement Completed in Case of Man Exonerated of Murder By Associated Press • Oct 12, 2017 A man exonerated in a killing for which he spent 15 years in prison has reached a $9 million settlement with investigators in northern Illinois. French Authorities Say Dozens Dead In Paris Attacks; Two Attackers Reported Killed By NPR News • Nov 13, 2015 Christian Hartman/Reuters/Landov Shootings and explosions in several locations in and around Paris have reportedly left dozens of people dead.