State may rely solely on pictures as evidence depicting child pornographyAugust 2005Illinois Law Update, Page 390On June 3, 2005, the Illinois Supreme Court affirmed the decisions of the Illinois Appellate Court, Second District, and the Circuit Court of Ogle County, sentencing the defendant to two years of probation on several counts of possession of child pornography.
Sex offender registrationOctober 2000Illinois Law Update, Page 563On June 19, 2000, the Illinois Department of State Police (department) adopted amendments and a new section to section 1280 of the Illinois Administrative Code. 20 Ill Adm Code 1280.
Statute of limitations bars claim filed 22 years after alleged sexual abuseOctober 2000Illinois Law Update, Page 563On August 10, 2000, the Illinois Supreme Court held that the statute of limitations for a claim brought by a former parishioner against a parish priest began to run when the parishioner reached age of majority, and that the parishioner was not under a legal disability sufficient to toll the statute of limitations.
S.A.N.E. ProgramApril 2000Illinois Law Update, Page 196On January 7, 2000, the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority ("Authority") adopted emergency amendments to the Illinois Administrative Code. 20 Ill Adm Code 1560.