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Supreme Court to hear pension case March 11, oral arguments to be streamed online

The Illinois Supreme Court has announced dates for oral arguments for the March Term of Court, including the case of In re Pension Reform Litigation (Doris Heaton, et al. appellees v. Pat Quinn, Governor of Illinois, et al., appellants).

The Supreme Court will hear arguments for that case beginning at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 in the Supreme Court Courtroom in Springfield. Advanced Digital Media/Blueroomstream will live internet stream and serve as the pool camera for the oral argument.

Print and broadcast media wishing to attend must contact Joseph Tybor, director of communications to the Supreme Court, at 312.793.2323. Pursuant to Supreme Court rules, media wishing to cover the argument with video and/or audio equipment must submit their request in writing to the Supreme Court Marshal no later than five business days before the oral argument, or no later than the close of business on Wednesday, March 4.

The Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts also will record and post the video of the argument to the Court’s website at http://www.illinoiscourts.gov.

Legal briefs for the case also is posted on the Court's web site at http://www.illinoiscourts.gov/SupremeCourt/SpecialMatters/2014/default.asp

Posted on February 19, 2015 by Chris Bonjean
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