Cook County Circuit Judge said oral arguments will be presented Sept. 18 for the lawsuit filed by Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan and Senate President John Cullerton.
Jurors have sided with school bus manufacturers in a 2005 Missouri crash that killed two motorists and critically injured two schoolchildren.
49-year-old Joe Christ died Sunday of natural causes during a duck-hunting trip.
63-year-old U.S. District Judge G. Patrick Murphy has told President Barack Obama in writing that he’ll step down on Dec. 1.
The debate over who should get more than $14,000 found months ago in a box of Christmas decorations at a St. Louis-area Goodwill store has been resolved in court.
The law makes it a misdemeanor to intentionally disturb or interrupt a “house of worship” with profanity, rude behavior, or noise.
A Missouri judge is deciding on the wording of a health care proposal appearing on the November ballot.
A retired judge is suing over a new law that will begin charging some state retires for health insurance.
A Kansas prison inmate has been convicted of sending threatening letters to two Sedgwick County judges and other law enforcement officials.
Sheley was convicted earlier this year of beating a Galesburg Illinois man to death.