Jimmy John’s has agreed to settle a lawsuit with the office of Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan over its use of noncompete agreements, Madigan’s office announced Wednesday.
An attorney for a Rockford pregnancy care center and a host of Downers Grove medical centers argued in a Winnebago County courtroom that an amendment to state law will serve as "a sword" should they be forced to hand out information about abortion services.
From: Rockford Register Star
A judge in southern Illinois issued a temporary restraining order to keep Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration from imposing contract terms onto state workers.
The Illinois Supreme Court's new certification process helps keep all problem-solving courts on the same page “to ensure uniformity, consistency and compliance with what are called evidence-based practices,” according Second Appellate Court Justice Kathryn Zenoff, chair of the high court's Committee for Justice and Mental Health Planning.
From: Alton Daily News
Sangamon County state’s attorney John Milhiser could be in the running to become U.S. attorney for the Central District of Illinois, a source says.
From: Illinois Times
Michael Kramer, a veteran Kankakee County judge who earlier this year was appointed to circuit judge, was unanimously appointed on Monday by his colleagues on the bench to be the chief judge of the 21st Judicial Circuit, which includes Kankakee and Iroquois counties.
From: Daily Journal