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Benson News Sun

Benson News Sun
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:45:00 -0700

Marcos Acosta, left, and Juan Rivera, of Old Pueblo Stucco of Tucson, working on the Pomerene School building. The school is getting a major renovation. [Photos By Chris Dabovich/News-Sun]. Posted: Wednesday, July 29, 2015 8:29 am. Pomerene School ...

The New Yorker

The New Yorker
Fri, 22 May 2015 16:15:00 -0700

In 1993, Juan Rivera, a resident of Waukegan, Illinois, was sentenced to life in prison for the rape and murder, a year earlier, of an eleven-year-old girl named Holly Staker. For more than two months after Staker's body was found, the police failed to ...

Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune
Mon, 27 Jul 2015 16:06:36 -0700

Juan Rivera recently agreed to a $20 million settlement with authorities responsible for imprisoning him for 20 years for a 1992 rape and murder that DNA indicated he did not commit. cComments. The handful of people that can meet the high standards to ...

Crain's Chicago Business (blog)

Crain's Chicago Business (blog)
Thu, 28 May 2015 03:07:27 -0700

Juan Rivera, who was awarded $20 million for wrongfully serving 20 years in prison in the notorious killing of Holly Staker in 1992, is battling the woman he married while behind bars. Melissa Rivera wants a piece of the settlement that resulted from ...

Chicago Daily Herald

Chicago Tribune
Fri, 20 Mar 2015 11:53:09 -0700

Lawyers for Juan Rivera said the agreement with the city of Waukegan and other governmental bodies marks the largest settlement for a wrongfully convicted person in Illinois. "No amount of money could ever sum up to 20 years in prison," Rivera, who ...

Latin Post

Latin Post
Sun, 31 May 2015 11:34:42 -0700

The Sacramento County Sheriff's Department told ABC News that 25-year-old Juan Rivera was arrested on a murder charge early Saturday. Rivera is the boyfriend of Jadianna's mother. He is being held at the Sacramento County Main Jail without bail, ...

Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 16:01:35 -0800

The judge's ruling comes in the lawsuit Juan Rivera filed against police and prosecutors seeking compensation for the 20 years he spent in prison for the rape and murder of 11-year-old Holly Staker in 1992. He was freed in 2012 by appeals judges who ...

Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune
Tue, 05 May 2015 10:49:36 -0700

A final chapter in the Juan Rivera case hit the Waukegan City Council on Monday night when aldermen voted unanimously to approve a $7.5 million settlement in a false arrest and malicious prosecution lawsuit brought by the man who was jailed and ...

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