Daily Legal News Archive

Thursday, June 30, 2022

Two Republican candidates seeking a seat on the Illinois Supreme Court remained locked in a race too close to call following Tuesday’s primary. With 95% of the expected vote in, former Lake County Sheriff Mark Curran had a 1.5 percentage point lead over Lake County Circuit Judge Daniel Shanes.

From: 
Chicago Tribune

Sangamon judge holds DHS in contempt for admission delay.

From: 
Illinois Times

Abortion remains legal in Illinois. But, in other states, the Supreme Court’s overturning of Roe v. Wade has set off a frenzy of legal activity.

From: 
Chicago Sun-Times

Governor Pritzker signed the CROWN Act into law Wednesday morning codifying protections for Illinoisans discriminated against due to hairstyles.

From: 
WAND

Illinois law enforcement agencies have a new tool to track guns used during crimes. The Attorney General and Illinois State Police introduced the online Crime Gun Connect platform Wednesday morning.

From: 
WIFR