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May 30, 2013 at 8:06 AM
A man whose 2007 terroristic threat conviction was overturned may finally be able to put his legal troubles behind him after the Illinois Supreme Court refused to intervene.
Apr 30, 2013 at 12:16 PM
Attorneys for an aspiring rapper are asking the Illinois Supreme Court to uphold a lower court's tossing out their client's conviction of attempting to make a terroristic threat.
Apr 10, 2013 at 11:53 AM
The Illinois Attorney General's Office filed a petition with the State Supreme Court this week to appeal an overturned conviction of an SIU Edwardsville student accused of plotting a massacre on campus.
Mar 21, 2013 at 3:03 PM
A former Southern Illinois University student freed from prison after an appellate court threw out his conviction in an alleged campus threat case may not be out of legal trouble.
Mar 7, 2013 at 8:48 AM
An Illinois appeals court has thrown out the conviction and five-year prison sentence against a former college student and aspiring rapper who prosecutors say threatened a Virginia Tech-like massacre.
Dec 21, 2011 at 9:06 AM
A former Southern Illinois University student has been sentenced to five years in prison for writing what prosecutors say was a note demanding money and threatening a Virginia Tech-like killing spree.
Oct 26, 2011 at 5:31 AM
A jury deliberated for less than four hours before convicting a former Southern Illinois University student of attempting to make a terrorist threat.
Oct 19, 2011 at 8:36 AM
A lawyer for a former Southern Illinois University student who's accused of penning a note threatening a Virginia Tech-like attack told jurors the writing was merely innocent lyrics by an aspiring rapper.
Oct 19, 2011 at 4:26 AM
Jurors will begin hearing the case of a former Southern Illinois University student who prosecutors say wrote a note threatening a Virginia Tech-like attack.
Oct 18, 2011 at 2:44 AM
More than four years after he was charged, an aspiring rapper is set to go on trial in southwestern Illinois on charges that accuse him of threatening a Virginia Tech-like attack.
Oct 14, 2011 at 12:39 PM

Madison County, IL (KSDK) - Jury selection will begin Tuesday for the case against Olutosin Oduwole.

Oduwole, an aspiring rapper, was charged in July 2007 with attempting to make a terrorist threat and unlawful possession or storage of...
Feb 7, 2011 at 9:39 AM
An aspiring rapper accused of writing a note threatening a "murderous rampage" while he attended Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville in 2007 says he's unsure if he'll ever stand trial.
May 29, 2010 at 4:32 PM
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) -- A judge says a supposed terrorist threat found in the car of an aspiring rapper isn't constitutionally protected free speech. Friday's ruling means charges against the former student at Southern Illinois University's...
Nov 12, 2009 at 8:25 AM
A hearing is scheduled for Thursday in Edwardsville over defense efforts to have 24-year-old Olutosin Oduwole cleared of a charge of trying to make a terrorist threat.
Dec 23, 2008 at 6:17 AM
A former Southern Illinois University student accused of trying to threaten a deadly shooting rampage is free on bond again as he awaits trial.