Illinois Cracks Down on Hate CrimesIllinois Governor Bruce Rauner is announcing new plans to step up the state's efforts to fight hate crimes.
Ill. Attorney General Wants to Eliminate Statutes of Limitations on Child AbuseIllinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan, citing the actions of former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert, is pushing for the elimination of statutes of limitations on child abuse and assault crimes.
Ill. Nursing Home Staff Under Video Scrutiny in 2016In 2014, there were more than 100 documented incidents of abuse, neglect and financial exploitation of seniors in nursing homes.
Madigan Seeks 2nd Delay on Illinois Gun PlanThe second 30-day extension would allow Madigan's busy staff to continue researching the issues that could be part of a possible appeal.
Illinois AG Files Suit For Ground Water ContaminationIllinois AG is filing suit alledging groundwater was contaminated by the Wood River Refinery in Roxanna.
St. Clair County Man Arrested On Child Pornography Charges "We do not believe any area children were involved with the offender; however, any parent who has a child who was in contact with Davis and has any concern should call the Shiloh Police Department,"
Gov. Quinn Vetoes Electric Rate Increase"We must stand behind the consumers of Illinois and protect them from any overreaching by big utility companies."

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