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The Champaign News-Gazette
Jim Dey: What was area lawyer thinking with harassment campaign?will hold a hearing, reach findings of fact and make a recommendation on discip
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
will hold a hearing, reach findings of fact and make a recommendation on discipline that ultimately will be reviewed by the Illinois Supreme Court. That will happen all in good time. Jim Dey, a member of The News-Gazette, can be reached by email at... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Former Miss America running for Illinois attorney generalShe won her first term by just 115,000 votes, but has since won with at least 6
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
She won her first term by just 115,000 votes, but has since won with at least 60 percent of the vote. Harold serves on two Illinois Supreme Court committees. She was the 2003 Miss America. In 2014, she lost a Republican primary for a U.S. House... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Former Miss America running for Illinois attorney generalShe won her first term by just 115,000 votes, but has since won with at least 6
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 6 days ago
She won her first term by just 115,000 votes, but has since won with at least 60 percent of the vote. Harold serves on two Illinois Supreme Court committees. She was the 2003 Miss America. In 2014, she lost a Republican primary for a U.S. House... Read more
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Daily Herald
Former Miss America running for Illinois attorney generalmany families in our state" and Illinois needs a government that "works for the
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
many families in our state" and Illinois needs a government that "works for them, not the powerful." Harold serves on the Illinois Supreme Court Committee on Equality and is a commissioner on the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Lawyer, former Miss America running for Illinois AGmany families in our state" and that Illinois needs a government that "works fo
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 6 days ago
many families in our state" and that Illinois needs a government that "works for them, not the powerful." Harold is on the Illinois Supreme Court Committee on Equality and is a commissioner on the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Former Miss America running for Illinois attorney generalfamilies in our state" and that Illinois needs a government that "works for the
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
families in our state" and that Illinois needs a government that "works for them, not the powerful." Harold serves on the Illinois Supreme Court Committee on Equality and is a commissioner on the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Former Miss America running for Illinois Attorney Generalmany families in our state” and Illinois needs a government that “works for the
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 6 days ago
many families in our state” and Illinois needs a government that “works for them, not the powerful.” Harold serves on the Illinois Supreme Court Committee on Equality and is a commissioner on the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Former Miss America running for Illinois attorney generalfamilies in our state" and that Illinois needs a government that "works for the
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 6 days ago
families in our state" and that Illinois needs a government that "works for them, not the powerful." Harold serves on the Illinois Supreme Court Committee on Equality and is a commissioner on the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on... Read more
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ABC News
Former Miss America running for Illinois attorney generalfamilies in our state" and that Illinois needs a government that "works for the
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
families in our state" and that Illinois needs a government that "works for them, not the powerful." Harold serves on the Illinois Supreme Court Committee on Equality and is a commissioner on the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Urbana's Harold announces bid for attorney generala candidate at Wednesday's Republican Day festivities at the Illinois State Fai
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
a candidate at Wednesday's Republican Day festivities at the Illinois State Fair. Harold lives in Urbana and serves on the Illinois Supreme Court Committee on Equality, and as a commissioner on the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's #Mailbag, Aug. 11, 2017grade crossing could be blocked by a train. In 2008, according to Marianne Man
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
grade crossing could be blocked by a train. In 2008, according to Marianne Manko at the Illinois Commerce Commission, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled that an Illinois statute prohibiting the blocking of a railroad crossing by a rail carrier was... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's #Mailbag, August 11, 2017grade crossing could be blocked by a train. In 2008, according to Marianne Man
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
grade crossing could be blocked by a train. In 2008, according to Marianne Manko at the Illinois Commerce Commission, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled that an Illinois statute prohibiting the blocking of a railroad crossing by a rail carrier was... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Champaign County circuit clerk's new site boosts access to court documentshandful of attorneys, who are also interested in the upcoming change to electro
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
handful of attorneys, who are also interested in the upcoming change to electronic filing of documents in civil cases. The Illinois Supreme Court decreed in 2016 that the transition to electronic filing be in effect by Jan. 1, 2018. Blakeman's... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Jim Dey: Single-day substitute faces choice with pension appealto challenge it, Draper said, he has until Aug. 23 to ask the judge to reconsid
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
to challenge it, Draper said, he has until Aug. 23 to ask the judge to reconsider his ruling or file an appeal with the Illinois Supreme Court. Piccioli has the option of asking for immediate high court review because Cadigan struck down the... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Pennsylvania pension reform ‘better than doing nothing’plan also likely would be ruled unconstitutional because it diminishes benefits
Bureau County Republican / Posted 13 days ago
plan also likely would be ruled unconstitutional because it diminishes benefits of current employees, something the Illinois Supreme Court already has shot down. While Pennsylvania and other U.S. states address their fiscal problems,... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Wrongfully convicted Alan Beaman taking dismissed lawsuit to Illinois Supreme CourtTUSCOLA, Ill. (AP) — A man wrongfully convicted of a 1993 murder plans to ask t
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 13 days ago
TUSCOLA, Ill. (AP) — A man wrongfully convicted of a 1993 murder plans to ask the Illinois Supreme Court to review the dismissal of his lawsuit against the town of Normal and three former police officers. The (Bloomington) Pantagraph reports Alan... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Stalled train traps people in homes for 3 daysout there was a law on the books in Illinois limiting how long a train could bl
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 14 days ago
out there was a law on the books in Illinois limiting how long a train could block a crossing, but it was overturned by the Illinois supreme court almost 10 years ago. Meier is now hoping to try for a new law, once session begins again. In the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Justice Rita Garman, her admirers reflect on all that she's achievedenduring proverb of the rule of law and the promise of equal justice for all. J
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
enduring proverb of the rule of law and the promise of equal justice for all. Justice Garman’s career as a lawyer and a judge has been dedicated to ensuring that the law delivers on that promise.” LLOYD KARMEIERChief Justice, Illinois Supreme... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County Associate Judge Joel Berg announces run for circuit judgeWeech announced his retirement. He is set to retire Sept. 1, and Davis was name
Northwest Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Weech announced his retirement. He is set to retire Sept. 1, and Davis was named to succeed him earlier this year by the Illinois Supreme Court. She will be sworn in at 11 a.m. Sept 5 at the McHenry County Courthouse. Davis has spent the past... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without parolelife-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the l
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
life-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the latter group has an appeal pending before the Illinois Supreme Court that seeks to determine whether the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on mandatory life apply to those... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Local law enforcement pushes wealth-based bailsSheriff Tom Dart and other law enforcement officials say bails are set too high
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 20 days ago
Sheriff Tom Dart and other law enforcement officials say bails are set too high for many crime suspects. They asking the Illinois Supreme Court to force lower courts to issue wealth-based bails. Every day up to 200 people who are accused of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Justice Burke still twirling baton as Special Olympics nears 50 yearsShe's an Illinois Supreme Court justice, a founder of the Special Olympics, and
Chicago Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
She's an Illinois Supreme Court justice, a founder of the Special Olympics, and ... a pirouetting pyromaniac? So say Anne Burke and her husband and dean of the City Council, Ald. Ed Burke, who were on hand Thursday at Soldier Field to herald a year... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Dixon woman considering guilty plea in stepson's deathMatt Klahn also could choose to reject the judge's decision and proceed to tria
SaukValley.com / Posted 21 days ago
Matt Klahn also could choose to reject the judge's decision and proceed to trial. Fassler's 402 conference, named for Illinois Supreme Court Rule 402 that establishes the procedure, is set for Aug. 17. Ackert also rejected Whitcombe's request... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without parolelife-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the l
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 21 days ago
life-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the latter group has an appeal pending before the Illinois Supreme Court that seeks to determine whether the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on mandatory life apply to those... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Dozens of Illinois juvenile lifers receive new sentencesdiscretionary no-parole sentences for crimes committed while they were 17 or yo
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 21 days ago
discretionary no-parole sentences for crimes committed while they were 17 or younger. One has an appeal pending before the Illinois Supreme Court, seeking the same resentencing that mandatory juvenile lifers receive. In recent years, the age of... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Dozens of Illinois juvenile lifers receive new sentencesdiscretionary no-parole sentences for crimes committed while they were 17 or yo
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 21 days ago
discretionary no-parole sentences for crimes committed while they were 17 or younger. One has an appeal pending before the Illinois Supreme Court, seeking the same resentencing that mandatory juvenile lifers receive. In recent years, the age of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without parolelife-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the l
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
life-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the latter group has an appeal pending before the Illinois Supreme Court that seeks to determine whether the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on mandatory life apply to those... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Dozens of Illinois juvenile lifers receive new sentencesdiscretionary no-parole sentences for crimes committed while they were 17 or yo
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 21 days ago
discretionary no-parole sentences for crimes committed while they were 17 or younger. One has an appeal pending before the Illinois Supreme Court, seeking the same resentencing that mandatory juvenile lifers receive. In recent years, the age of... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Dozens of Illinois juvenile lifers receive new sentencesdiscretionary no-parole sentences for crimes committed while they were 17 or yo
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 21 days ago
discretionary no-parole sentences for crimes committed while they were 17 or younger. One has an appeal pending before the Illinois Supreme Court, seeking the same resentencing that mandatory juvenile lifers receive. In recent years, the age of... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
A state by state look at juvenile life without parolelife-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the l
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 22 days ago
life-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the latter group has an appeal pending before the Illinois Supreme Court that seeks to determine whether the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on mandatory life apply to those... Read more
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Daily Herald
Dozens of Illinois juvenile lifers receive new sentencesdiscretionary no-parole sentences for crimes committed while they were 17 or yo
Daily Herald / Posted 22 days ago
discretionary no-parole sentences for crimes committed while they were 17 or younger. One has an appeal pending before the Illinois Supreme Court, seeking the same resentencing that mandatory juvenile lifers receive. In recent years, the age of... Read more
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Darien News-Review
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without parolelife-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the l
Darien News-Review / Posted 22 days ago
life-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the latter group has an appeal pending before the Illinois Supreme Court that seeks to determine whether the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on mandatory life apply to those... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without parolelife-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the l
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 22 days ago
life-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the latter group has an appeal pending before the Illinois Supreme Court that seeks to determine whether the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on mandatory life apply to those... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without parolelife-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the l
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 22 days ago
life-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the latter group has an appeal pending before the Illinois Supreme Court that seeks to determine whether the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on mandatory life apply to those... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Dozens of Illinois juvenile lifers receive new sentencesdiscretionary no-parole sentences for crimes committed while they were 17 or yo
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
discretionary no-parole sentences for crimes committed while they were 17 or younger. One has an appeal pending before the Illinois Supreme Court, seeking the same resentencing that mandatory juvenile lifers receive. In recent years, the age of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without parolelife-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the l
Stamford Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
life-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the latter group has an appeal pending before the Illinois Supreme Court that seeks to determine whether the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on mandatory life apply to those... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without parolelife-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the l
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 22 days ago
life-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the latter group has an appeal pending before the Illinois Supreme Court that seeks to determine whether the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on mandatory life apply to those... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without parolelife-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the l
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 22 days ago
life-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the latter group has an appeal pending before the Illinois Supreme Court that seeks to determine whether the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on mandatory life apply to those... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without parolelife-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the l
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 days ago
life-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the latter group has an appeal pending before the Illinois Supreme Court that seeks to determine whether the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on mandatory life apply to those... Read more
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The New Canaan News
A state-by-state look at juvenile life without parolelife-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the l
The New Canaan News / Posted 22 days ago
life-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the latter group has an appeal pending before the Illinois Supreme Court that seeks to determine whether the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on mandatory life apply to those... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A state-state look at juvenile life without parolelife-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the l
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
life-without-parole sentences for offenses committed as juveniles. One of the latter group has an appeal pending before the Illinois Supreme Court that seeks to determine whether the U.S. Supreme Court rulings on mandatory life apply to those... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Judge denies windfall to teachers union lobbyist who was substitute for one dayhad no involvement with the drafting." Draper said he is considering whether t
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
had no involvement with the drafting." Draper said he is considering whether to appeal the judge's ruling directly to the Illinois Supreme Court or ask the judge to reconsider. The teacher pension system and the attorney general, who represented... Read more

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