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Irish Examiner
15-old schoolboy faces trial after handguns and ammo seizurelast week. The boy, who cannot be named because he is a minor, was charged on
Irish Examiner / Posted an hour ago
last week. The boy, who cannot be named because he is a minor, was charged on November 16 and appeared before Judge John O’Connor at the Dublin Children’s Court today.He faces charges under the Firearms Act for possession of two handguns: a... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois quarries get their fill of toxins; local sites on list of violatorsPark_Speedway Quarry —Roscoe_Stenstrom Sand & Gravel Source: Illinois Environ
SaukValley.com / Posted 3 days ago
Park_Speedway Quarry —Roscoe_Stenstrom Sand & Gravel Source: Illinois Environmental Protection Agency Contact Political Writer John O’Connor at https://twitter.com/apoconnor . His work can be found at https://apnews.com/search/john%2... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Suspended sentence for joyrider who crashed into priest causing serious injuriesfor driving without a licence which occurred earlier this month, however, there
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
for driving without a licence which occurred earlier this month, however, there were no other offences this year. Judge John O’Connor imposed a 12-month sentence which was suspended on condition the youth does not re-offend in the next year. He... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Rauner on veto defeats: Struggle ‘ongoing’Rauner said. “This is a broken system.” Associated Press writer Sophia Tareen
SaukValley.com / Posted 13 days ago
Rauner said. “This is a broken system.” Associated Press writer Sophia Tareen contributed from Chicago. Contact Political Writer John O’Connor at https://twitter.com/apoconnor . His work can be found at https://apnews.com/search/john%20... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Override requires monthly reporting of state billsstill subject to late-payment interest which will need to be addressed, Mendoza
SaukValley.com / Posted 14 days ago
still subject to late-payment interest which will need to be addressed, Mendoza said. The bill is HB3649 . Contact Political Writer John O’Connor at https://twitter.com/apoconnor . His work can be found at https://apnews.com/search/john%20o’c... Read more
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The Telegraph
Illinois lawmakers engulfed by fixing sex-harassment messcomplaints, including one filed last November by legislative activist Denise Ro
The Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
complaints, including one filed last November by legislative activist Denise Rotheimer against Silverstein. AP Photo by John O’Connor Contact Political Writer John O’Connor at https://twitter.com/apoconnor . His work can be found at... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois inspector general: ‘I can make a difference here’to me than what I had a federal prosecutor, but I still believe I’ll be able to
SaukValley.com / Posted 16 days ago
to me than what I had a federal prosecutor, but I still believe I’ll be able to do work that is meaningful.” Contact Political Writer John O’Connor at https://twitter.com/apoconnor . His work can be found at https://apnews.com/search/john%20o’co... Read more
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The Irish Times
The women’s bodies lay on the floor, empty carbolic bottles beside themto light. RTE Radio Drama broadcast my radio play on the subject, 12 Stones in
The Irish Times / Posted 16 days ago
to light. RTE Radio Drama broadcast my radio play on the subject, 12 Stones in the Water, in 2015, and during this year’s John O’Connor Writing School in Armagh (November 2nd-5th) my stage script Bellina & The Softening of the Stones, set on that... Read more
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SaukValley.com
In Illinois' Capitol: #ThemToo: Harassment isn't just Hollywood's problem, it's Springfield's, tooof sexual harassment have put a spotlight on conduct in Illinois politics. – T
SaukValley.com / Posted 17 days ago
of sexual harassment have put a spotlight on conduct in Illinois politics. – Tribune News Service Contact Political Writer John O’Connor at https://twitter.com/apoconnor . His work can be found at https://apnews.com/search/j... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Activist claims Illinois senator sexually harassed herto combat workplace harassment both in our government and in the private sector
SaukValley.com / Posted 22 days ago
to combat workplace harassment both in our government and in the private sector.” The bill is SB402 . Contact Political Writer John O’Connor at https://twitter.com/apoconnor . His work can be found at https://apnews.com/search/john%... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Activist claims senator sexually harassed herto combat workplace harassment both in our government and in the private sector
SaukValley.com / Posted 22 days ago
to combat workplace harassment both in our government and in the private sector.” The bill is SB402 . Contact Political Writer John O’Connor at https://twitter.com/apoconnor . His work can be found at https://apnews.com/search/john%... Read more
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The Irish Times
The bodies of two women lay on the floor, beside them two empty bottles of carbolic acidto light. RTE Radio Drama broadcast my radio play on the subject, 12 Stones in
The Irish Times / Posted 24 days ago
to light. RTE Radio Drama broadcast my radio play on the subject, 12 Stones in the Water, in 2015, and during this year’s John O’Connor Writing School in Armagh (November 2nd-5th) my stage script Bellina & The Softening of the Stones, set on that... Read more
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The Irish Times
The Pink Lady and the Green Lady: a tragic murder and double suicideto light. RTE Radio Drama broadcast my radio play on the subject, 12 Stones in
The Irish Times / Posted 24 days ago
to light. RTE Radio Drama broadcast my radio play on the subject, 12 Stones in the Water, in 2015, and during this year’s John O’Connor Writing School in Armagh (November 2nd-5th) my stage script Bellina & The Softening of the Stones, set on that... Read more
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The Telegraph
Illinois House rejects bump stock ban along rural-urban linecomplained Rep. Moylan’s bill was too broad. Rich Saal/The State Journal-Regist
The Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
complained Rep. Moylan’s bill was too broad. Rich Saal/The State Journal-Register via AP File Contact Political Writer John O’Connor at https://twitter.com/apoconnor. Contact Political Writer John O’Connor at https://twitter.c... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Bump stock ban fails in Illinois HouseRich Bossert said the agency supports “any review into the integrity of our pro
SaukValley.com / Posted 27 days ago
Rich Bossert said the agency supports “any review into the integrity of our procurement process.” Contact Political Writer John O’Connor at https://twitter.com/apoconnor . His work can be found at https://apnews.com/search/john%20o’connor . And... Read more
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SaukValley.com
House deals Rauner setbacks, but he wins on 'right-to-work'Madigan’s legislation to create safeguards for collegians and others seeking st
SaukValley.com / Posted 28 days ago
Madigan’s legislation to create safeguards for collegians and others seeking student loans through private companies. Contact Political Writer John O’Connor at https://twitter.com/apoconnor . His work can be found at apnews.com/search/john%20o’con... Read more
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The Telegraph
House deals Rauner setbacks, but he wins on ‘right-to-work’to trying toensure budget ends meet. Justin Fowler/The State Journal-Register v
The Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
to trying toensure budget ends meet. Justin Fowler/The State Journal-Register via AP File Contact Political Writer John O’Connor at https://twitter.com/apoconnor . His work can be found athttps://apnews.com/search/john%20o’connor. Contact... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Democrats, Rauner spar over vetoesa huge problem,” Harris said. Associated Press writer Sophia Tareen contribute
SaukValley.com / Posted 29 days ago
a huge problem,” Harris said. Associated Press writer Sophia Tareen contributed to this report from Chicago. Contact Political Writer John O’Connor at https://twitter.com/apoconnor . His work can be found at https://apnews.com/search/john%20o’con... Read more
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The Telegraph
Illinois House panel OKs bump stock ban; critics cry ‘overreach’to this report. http://www.thetelegraph.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/web1_go
The Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
to this report. http://www.thetelegraph.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/web1_government-6.jpg Contact Political Writer John O’Connor at https://twitter.com/apoconnor . His work can be found at https://apnews.com/search/john%20o’connor. Contact... Read more
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The Telegraph
Illinois Democrats, GOP Gov. Rauner spar again over vetoesto trying to ensure budget ends meet. Justin Fowler/The State Journal-Register
The Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
to trying to ensure budget ends meet. Justin Fowler/The State Journal-Register via AP File Contact Political Writer John O’Connor at https://twitter.com/apoconnor . His work can be found at https://apnews.com/search/john%20o’connor. Contact... Read more
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