Serious evaluation or popularity contest? Results from the Illinois State Bar Association's recently released advisory poll of associate judges suggest that at least in some instances it could be the latter.
EDWARDSVILLE – Associate Judge Jennifer Hightower’s recusal from cases of criminal defense lawyer Bryce Joiner followed the filing of a sworn statement from a client who now faces a charge of felony perjury.
An Illinois House bill that would allow more education funding dollars reach the classroom before getting trapped in administration has earned support from both parties – and the opposition of administrators.
A St. Clair County jury awarded a man more than $7.15 million in a suit alleging he was permanently injured when a Mascoutah Community Unit School District bus driver crossed the center line and caused a head-on collision.
An advocacy group backing Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s “fair tax” plan has argued a progressive income tax hike won’t affect middle-class Illinoisans. But its most recent report shows a middle-class tax hit is likely.
The following medical malpractice-related cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois on May 9. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:
The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activity in the suit brought by Adlife Marketing & Communications Company, Inc. against Poplar Grove Pacemaker LLC on May 15: 'Complaint Against Poplar Grove Pacemaker Llc ( Filing Fee $ 400 Receipt Number 0754-3881807.), Filed By Adlife Marketing & Communications Company, Inc.. (attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Su
The following cases categorized as "864 social security: ssid tit. xvi" cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois on May 17. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact: