Exonerated former death-row inmate to speak Monday at IU Bloomington

Randy Steidl spent 17 years in prison, including 12 years on death row, as a result of being wrongfully convicted of a double murder of two newlyweds in Southern Illinois. His conviction was overturned after a law enforcement review found local police had botched the original investigation of the crime, according to the advocacy group […]

College ‘Luminary’ Marie Harf followed father to IU, political science

Marie Harf was scheduled to be in Bloomington this week for an IU College of Arts and Sciences Luminaries panel discussion. Unfortunately, it didn’t work out. When you’re deputy spokeswoman for the U.S. State Department, things tend to come up – like traveling to Oman to handle communications while Secretary of State John Kerry takes […]