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Adam Ghrist

Adam Ghrist
Illinois State University

A former McLean County prosecutor who left in 2018 to join the U.S. attorney’s office is returning to Bloomington as a defense lawyer with Finegan & Rinker, according to an announcement Monday by the law firm.

John Milhiser and Adam Ghrist
Eric Stock / WGLT

Andre Hursey is keenly aware that his life could have taken the same negative turn that short-circuited the lives of many of his peers.

John Milhiser and Adam Ghrist
Eric Stock / WGLT

The top prosecutor in Central Illinois is looking to implement more proactive strategies to reduce violent crime.

With Local Opioid Deaths Rising, Summit Seeks Solutions

Oct 31, 2017
Pablo Martinez Monsivais / Associated Press

Every day, an estimated 140 people die of opioid overdoses in the U.S., according to health officials. President Donald Trump recently declared opioid addiction a public health emergency.