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1. End of hope

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Murder defendant Stanley Liggins scored a victory Thursday when a Scott County judge granted his request to fire his attorneys and appoint new ones.

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Scott County prosecutors are asking a judge to deny a motion by murder defendant Stanley Liggins to fire his attorneys, which, if granted, lik…

Prosecutors cannot present evidence of Stanley Liggins’ prior sex abuse conviction when he is tried a third time in the death of a Rock Island…


1. Audit problems

A Scott County judge has denied a motion to dismiss the case against Stanley Liggins, who in May will be tried a third time in the 1990 strang…


1. Back in court

Extensive ongoing publicity surrounding the case of Stanley Liggins will make it impossible to find a fair and impartial jury to hear the case…

Scott County prosecutors who will try Stanley Liggins a third time in the strangulation death of a 9-year-old Rock Island girl in 1990 want a …

The Feb. 6 retrial for murder defendant Stanley Liggins has been postponed again in Scott County District Court.