"This has been a no-holds barred 10 years, and I can't find another case where an elected state's attorney prosecuted a case against a former law enforcement officer with 30 years experience, having killed his wife and then he turns around and tries to kill the prosecutor," Will County State's Attorney James Glasgow said. "I challenge any anybody here to find a case with those facts. There isn't one."
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