Attorney General Lisa Madigan
The legal ping pong over paying Illinois government workers without a budget took new bounces Friday, with appellate justices reversing one order and the Supreme Court declining to step into the fray.
The Illinois Supreme Court has denied a request by state officials to decide the issue of paying government workers during the budget crisis.
Attorney General Lisa Madigan raised doubts Monday about Gov. Bruce Rauner’s plan to continue paying state employees even if there’s no budget agreement by Wednesday.
A central Illinois man has been charged with possessing and distributing thousands of computer files containing child pornography, prosecutors said Thursday.
Federal judge ruled in December that the state’s concealed carry ban was unconstitutional.
Gun control advocates urged Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan to quickly appeal the ruling.
The money will allow legal aid organizations to hire lawyers and paralegals to represent homeowners.
Attorney General Lisa Madigan made the announcement Tuesday.
An association representing debt collectors says there’s no “debtors’ prison” in Illinois
“It’s been unbelievable because even though the law has changed that clearly outlaws virtually every synthetic drug, all the fake pot that’s out there, we’re still finding it’s readily available.”