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Illinois to Refund Retiree Health Care Money

75,000 state workers to see portion of $60 million payout


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Illinois Supreme Court Won’t Hear Term Limits Appeal

The Illinois Supreme Court decided Thursday not to immediately consider whether voters should get a chance to limit terms for state legislators.


Ambulant Patients Visits Doctors Surgery

ACLU: Illinois Abortion Law Takes Effect in 35 Days

The Illinois Supreme Court issued a ruling Thursday that ended a lengthy and emotionally charged legal battle of a 1995.


Olutosin Oduwole

Illinois High Court Takes Pass in Student Threat Case

A man whose 2007 terroristic threat conviction was overturned may finally be able to put his legal troubles behind him.


Olutosin Oduwole

Supreme Court Appeal Sought In SIUE Threat Case

Olutosin Oduwole was released from prison Monday. He had been serving a five-year sentence linked to a 2011 conviction of attempting to make a terrorist threat.


Illinois High Court Ruling Aids Homeowners Facing Foreclosure

The ruling requires lenders to detail their efforts in helping homeowners.


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A Year Later, Future Of Cameras In Illinois Courts Is Uncertain

“The court is interested in seeing how this progresses in various counties,” Illinois Supreme Court Joe Tybor said.


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Quinn Gets Go-Ahead to Close Illinois Prisons

Quinn said in a news release late Wednesday that an Alexander County Judge dissolved an injunction stopping the closures.


Illinois Supreme Court

Illinois Supreme Court: Criminal Evidence Need Not Match Confession

Chief Justice Thomas Kilbride, writing the court’s opinion, said the additional evidence the legal standard requires must merely “tend to show” a crime was committed.



Judge Extends Order Barring Illinois Prison Closures

Associate Circuit Judge Charles Cavaness issued the order from Alexander County, home of the Tamms Prison.




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