7:06 pm
Thu June 4, 2015

FBI raids former Congressman Aaron Schock’s campaign office

Several FBI agents raided the Peoria campaign office of former Congressman Aaron Schock Thursday.  A nearby business owner says the agents spent more than six hours at the office loading boxes into a truck.  The move comes a day after Schock’s former assistant testified before a federal grand jury investigating allegations of improper campaign spending.  U.S. Attorney's office spokeswoman Sharon Paul declined to comment.

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Peoria Public Radio News
3:04 pm
Tue April 14, 2015

Four former Schock staffers subpoenaed to testify

Credit Associated Press

  At least four staffers who worked for former Congressman Aaron Schock were subpoenaed to testify before a federal grand jury.

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9:08 pm
Wed July 16, 2014

Mistress takes the stand at Leuthold trial

Aina Dobilaite is on the stand. She's being questioned by Defense Attorney Hugh Toner. Nathan Leuthold is sitting at the fist table. Peoria County Assistant State's Attorney Jodi Hoos and State's Attorney Jerry Brady are at the table closest to the bench where Judge Kevin Lyons is presiding.
Credit Tanya Koonce / Peoria Public Radio

The murder trial of Nathan Leuthold continued Wednesday with testimony from the woman he allegedly was having an affair with. Peoria Public Radio’s Alex Rusciano reports the 20-year-old Lithuanian sponsor student was granted immunity in exchange for her testimony:

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5:02 pm
Mon March 31, 2014

Caterpillar to testify Tuesday on offshore taxes

Caterpillar says it acts ethically and complies with all federal and state tax laws.  That’s part of the message company Finance Services Vice President Julie Lagacy plans to deliver at a U-S Senate investigative panel Tuesday. 

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