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JoAnn Cunningham, mother of AJ Freund, appears in McHenry County court

JoAnn Cunningham appeared in court Thursday morning for a status hearing. It was the first time she was seen publicly since being charged with the murder of her son, AJ Freund. Cunningham, 36, appeared for approximately five minutes Thursday morning in front of McHenry County Judge Robert Wilbrandt for a brief hearing. During the hearing, […]

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Cameras allowed for the first time as Andrew Freund appears in court in AJ Freund murder

As Andrew Freund Sr. appeared in court Tuesday morning for a status hearing, news cameras were allowed for the first time ever at the McHenry County courthouse. Freund Sr., 61, and his attorney, Special Public Defender Henry H. Sugden, appeared before McHenry County Judge Robert Wilbrant. Prosecutors filed order of protections against medical records during […]