The newsletter of the ISBA’s Standing Committee on Government Lawyers
June 2012, vol. 13, no. 4
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In This Issue…
- Application of discovery rules to requests to admit
One issue that has recently seen increased litigation is whether Requests to Admit are discovery devices subject to the requirements of discovery rules and orders of court.
- Someone you should know: John Kamis, Senior Advisor to Governor Pat Quinn
As Senior Advisor to Governor Pat Quinn, John Kamis knows the interplay between the lobbyists and community interest groups, and understands the inner-workings of both chambers.
- A quick guide to the DNA database law in Illinois and the 2012 updates
Pursuant to 730 ILCS 5/5-4-3, a person convicted of, found guilty of, or who received a disposition of court supervision for, a qualifying offense or attempt of a qualifying offense shall be required to submit a specimen of blood, saliva, or tissue to the Illinois Department of State Police.
- Public service and repaying your loans: Once impractical, now a reality
This article seeks to call attention to and explain the recent federal and Illinois legislation designed to encourage attorneys to stay or enter the public interest field.
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