Breaking News Bar
updated: 4/15/2013 11:40 PM

News photographer takes first pictures in Lake County courtroom

hello
Success - Article sent! close
  • A Lake County sheriff's deputy shows Matthew Padour, 31, of Libertyville to a room in the Lake County courthouse after being sentenced by Judge Raymond Collins for attacking a Metra conductor in April 2012.

      A Lake County sheriff's deputy shows Matthew Padour, 31, of Libertyville to a room in the Lake County courthouse after being sentenced by Judge Raymond Collins for attacking a Metra conductor in April 2012.
    Pool/Sun-Times Media, Thomas Delany Jr.

  • Matthew Padour, left, 31, of Libertyville speaks to his attorney, Frank Himel, during a sentencing hearing in front of Judge Raymond Collins at the Lake County Courthouse for attacking a Metra conductor in April 2012.

      Matthew Padour, left, 31, of Libertyville speaks to his attorney, Frank Himel, during a sentencing hearing in front of Judge Raymond Collins at the Lake County Courthouse for attacking a Metra conductor in April 2012.
    Pool/Sun-Times Media, Thomas Delany Jr.

  • Matthew Padour, left, 31, of Libertyville listens to his attorney, Frank Himel, speak in his defense as assistant state's attorney Jim Newman takes notes during a sentencing hearing at the Lake County Courthouse for attacking a Metra conductor in April 2012.

      Matthew Padour, left, 31, of Libertyville listens to his attorney, Frank Himel, speak in his defense as assistant state's attorney Jim Newman takes notes during a sentencing hearing at the Lake County Courthouse for attacking a Metra conductor in April 2012.
    Pool/Sun-Times Media, Thomas Delany Jr.

  • Matthew Padour, 31, of Libertyville listens to Judge Raymond Collins issue his sentence for attacking a Metra conductor in April 2012.

      Matthew Padour, 31, of Libertyville listens to Judge Raymond Collins issue his sentence for attacking a Metra conductor in April 2012.
    Pool/Sun-Times Media, Thomas Delany Jr.

  • Judge Raymond Collins talks to attorneys during the sentencing hearing of Matthew Padour, 31, of Libertyville who was convicted of attacking a Metra conductor in April 2012. It marked the first time cameras were allowed in a Lake County courtroom.

      Judge Raymond Collins talks to attorneys during the sentencing hearing of Matthew Padour, 31, of Libertyville who was convicted of attacking a Metra conductor in April 2012. It marked the first time cameras were allowed in a Lake County courtroom.
    Pool/Sun-Times Media, Thomas Delany Jr.

 
 

A newspaper photojournalist was taking pictures of matthew padour during his sentencing hearing, marking the first time a lake county courtroom was open to cameras. despite the historic nature of the event, it passed quietly with little fanfare.

Share this page
Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.