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rev. jesse jackson announces he has parkinson's disease


the rev. jesse jackson sr. revealed in a statement friday that he has been diagnosed with parkinson’s disease. the 76-year-old civil rights leader said he had found it difficult to perform routine tasks and after a battery of tests was diagnosed by his physicians with parkinson’s, a disease that...






rev. jesse jackson reveals parkinson’s disease diagnosis


"i steadfastly affirm that i would rather wear out than rust out."






judge: jesse jackson jr. can end supervised release early


a judge is allowing former u.s. rep. jesse jackson jr. of illinois to end supervised release early. jackson, the son of civil rights leader the rev. jesse jackson, was given a 2 ½-year prison sentence for spending $750,000 in campaign money on personal items. attorney john colette had argued in...






judge: jesse jackson jr. can end supervised release early


washington (ap) — a judge is allowing former u.s. rep. jesse jackson jr. of illinois to end supervised release early. jackson, the son of civil rights leader the rev. jesse jackson, was given a 2 ½-year prison sentence for spending $750,000 in campaign money on personal items. attorney john colette had argued in a court […]






with talk of divorce settlement, jesse jackson jr. still in fighting mode


lawyers for disgraced former congressman jesse jackson jr. and ex-chicago ald. sandi jackson may be in settlement talks over the couple's acrimonious divorce — but jackson jr. was still in fighting mode friday morning, angrily hinting that damaging information about her has yet to emerge. jackson...






jesse jackson jr.: sandi and i are $1.8 million in debt


former u.s. rep. jesse jackson jr. and his estranged wife and fellow ex-con, former chicago ald. sandi jackson, are $1.8 million in debt, the onetime congressman said tuesday. but jackson, who is living on around $138,400 a year in federal workers' compensation and social security disability insurance...






rev. jesse jackson says he has parkinson’s


in a friday letter to supporters, the 76-year-old civil rights leader said family and friends noticed a change in him about three years ago. he said he could no longer ignore symptoms of the chronic neurological disorder that causes movement difficulties.






jesse jackson jr. agrees to pay alimony to estranged wife sandi jackson


ex-rep. jesse jackson jr. has agreed to pay his estranged wife, former chicago ald. sandi jackson, $1,200 a month in temporary alimony starting in june, a court document filed thursday shows.a proposed order setting out the payments was signed by attorneys for both jacksons and won't take effect...






president trump would ‘not qualify’ to get into heaven: jesse jackson


jesse jackson: president trump would “not qualify” to get into heaven in a recent speech, jesse jackson lashed out at donald trump saying that the president would “not qualify to get into jesus’s kingdom.” the reverend was in washington, d.c., on monday for the ministers march for justice when he ma...






sandi jackson subpoenas tamron hall, strip club and bath house owners in jesse j


former ald. sandi jackson's divorce from former u.s. rep. jesse jackson jr. keeps getting nastier.now she wants to subpoena television reporter tamron hall as well as a harvey strip club owner, a former restaurant hostess and bikini model jackson has described as a "social acquaintance" and jackson...






lawsuit against jesse jackson jr. by his attorneys is 'absolutely amicable,' law


is there no end in sight to the troubles of jesse jackson jr., who's now being sued by his own divorce attorney?fear not — it's just a friendly lawsuit between pals, according to jackson jr.'s lawyer, brendan hammer, who says his relationship with the disgraced former congressman is "absolutely...






jesse jackson raps trump over ivanka's g-20 seat, says kaepernick deserves nfl g


the rev. jesse jackson is both an experienced international diplomat and the father to a namesake politician son. but though he hasn't been above helping his own children in their careers, jackson thinks president donald trump made a mistake in using his daughter ivanka trump as a proxy at the...






jesse jackson raps trump over ivanka's g20 seat, says kaepernick deserves nfl gi


the rev. jesse jackson is both an experienced international diplomat and the father to a politician son.but though he hasn't been above helping his own children in their careers, jackson thinks president donald trump made a mistake in using his daughter ivanka trump as a proxy at the g20 summit...






how jesse jackson jr. collects $138,400 a year from the federal government


records from former u.s. rep. jesse jackson jr.'s divorce case show how he has been able to collect hefty benefit checks from the federal government after serving time in prison for looting hundreds of thousands of dollars from his campaign fund. jackson, 51, receives about $138,400 a year — more...






jesse jackson jr.'s workers' compensation benefits 'troubling': ethics expert


former u.s. rep. jesse jackson jr.'s six-figure federal benefits package should be investigated by the u.s. labor department's inspector general, a government ethics expert said friday. craig holman, of the watchdog group public citizen, said he found the fact jackson receives about $138,000 a...






jesse jackson jr. renews attempt to subpoena garry mccarthy in his divorce


former rep. jesse jackson jr. has renewed his attempt to subpoena former chicago police superintendent garry mccarthy in his acrimonious divorce from onetime chicago ald. sandi jackson.court papers filed in washington, d.c., late tuesday by jackson's attorneys ask d.c. judge craig iscoe to force...






journalist accuses rev. jesse jackson, director john singleton of sexual harassm


a journalist claims that the rev. jesse jackson and director john singleton made inappropriate comments and advances toward her while she was doing her job. danielle young, writing for the root, says that while she was working for a media company, jackson delivered the keynote speech at the end...






jeff cook of alabama announces parkinson’s diagnosis


nashville, tenn. (ap) — jeff cook, guitarist and fiddle player with the country band alabama, announced he has parkinson’s disease and will no longer be regularly touring with the band. cook, along with frontman randy owen and bassist teddy gentry, told the tennessean in a story published tuesday that cook was diagnosed about four years […]






d.c. judge slashes jesse jackson jr.'s child support payments


a judge in the district of columbia on thursday slashed the monthly child support payments ex-u.s. rep. jesse jackson jr. must make to former ald. sandi jackson as their divorce case continues in two jurisdictions, according to the former congressman's chicago attorney. judge robert okun of the...






fda oks new drug as add-on treatment for parkinson's


u.s. regulators have approved the first new drug in a decade for parkinson's disease, a chronic neurological disorder that causes tremors and movement difficulties.






lawsuit claims jesse jackson jr. owes $131,000 in unpaid legal fees


a chicago law firm that represented jesse jackson jr. in his divorce proceedings filed against the former congressman tuesday, claiming he incurred $131,000 in unpaid legal fees. berger schatz llc, a law firm specializing in divorce and family law, alleges jackson jr. “acknowledged the reasonableness...






civil rights leader rev. jesse jackson diagnosed with parkinson's disease


jackson says diagnosis is not a stop sign but a signal that he must make lifestyle changes.        






d.c. judge slashes jesse jackson jr.'s child support payments


a judge in the district of columbia on thursday slashed the monthly child support payments ex-u.s. rep. jesse jackson jr. must make to former ald. sandi jackson as their high-profile divorce case continues in two jurisdictions, court records show. judge robert okun of the superior court of the...






does parkinson’s disease begin in the gut? new research suggests it does


if true, this theory would suggest a possible way to block the progression of parkinson’s: a surgical procedure currently used to treat people with gastric ulcers.






lawsuit: jesse jackson jr. incurred $131,000 in unpaid legal fees


a chicago law firm that represented jesse jackson jr. in his divorce proceedings filed against the former congressman tuesday, claiming he incurred $131,000 in unpaid legal fees. berger schatz llc, a law firm specializing in divorce and family law, alleges jackson jr. “acknowledged the reasonableness...






no, jesse jackson, the electoral college isn’t racist


rev. jesse jackson has made headlines saying that as we get rid of confederate statues we should also get rid of the electoral college.






parkinson’s disease: reaching pandemic proportions


new research shows that the number of people with parkinson’s disease will soon grow to pandemic proportions. in a commentary appearing today in the journal jama neurology, university of rochester medical center neurologist ray dorsey, m.d. and bastiaan bloem, m.d., ph.d., with radboud university medical center in the netherlands, argue that the medical community must be […]






jesse jackson: electoral college must be abolished


the rev. jesse jackson on sunday gave a strong endorsement to the movement for removing monuments to leaders of the confederacy and called for the electoral college to be abolished. speaking at the islamic center of southern california, jackson blamed the electoral college system, giving disproportionate...






punching hard at parkinson’s disease through boxing


new hope, pa. (ap) — sweating freely from punching the heavy and speed bags, then running through the obstacle course at unbound synergy fitness center in new hope, bucks county, ed mcguire, a retired philadelphia police detective who has lived with parkinson’s disease for eight years, shouted, “where’s my woman?” joanne haug, one of mcguire’s […]






jackson jr. seeks to drop his divorce case in cook county, end his marriage in d


saying wednesday he wants to protect his two children from "damaging information," former u.s. rep. jesse jackson jr. has agreed his divorce case should be heard in the nation's capital, where ex-ald. sandi jackson wanted it all along. the comment was in a release from jackson jr.'s chicago attorney...






jesse jackson jr. ordered to pay temporary child support


ex-u.s. rep. jesse jackson jr., a convicted felon who receives $138,400 a year in workers' compen ion and social security disability insurance benefits, must pay temporary monthly child support of $1,529 for his two children, a judge said tuesday. judge robert okun of the superior court of the...






jesse jackson jr. puts halt to garry mccarthy divorce deposition - for now


jesse jackson jr. has put the brakes on dragging former chicago police superintendent garry mccarthy into his divorce — for now.lawyers for the disgraced former congressman on tuesday agreed on a deal with mccarthy's attorney to hold off on deposing the former top cop, but the deal does not prevent...






jesse jackson jr. puts halt to garry mccarthy divorce subpoena - for now


jesse jackson jr. has put the brakes on dragging former chicago police superintendent garry mccarthy into his divorce — for now.lawyers for the disgraced former congressman on tuesday agreed a deal with mccarthy's attorney to hold off on subpoenaing the former top cop, but the deal does not prevent...






jesse jackson jr. puts halt to garry mccarthy divorce deposition - for now


jesse jackson jr. has put the brakes on dragging former chicago police superintendent garry mccarthy into his divorce — for now. lawyers for the disgraced former congressman on tuesday agreed a deal with mccarthy's attorney to hold off on deposing the former top cop, but the deal does not prevent...






in divorce case, sandi jackson seeks details about her husband's sex life


former u.s. rep. jesse jackson jr. is facing some tough questions from his estranged wife, ex-ald. sandi jackson, who wants the name, phone number and address of each of his sex partners besides her during their 25-year marriage, according to court documents in their divorce case.sandi jackson,...