Daily Legal News Archive

Monday, November 19, 2018

A federal judge has given a green light to a transgender performance artist's lawsuit challenging a Chicago ordinance prohibiting women but not men from exposing their breasts in certain public venues.

From: 
News Channel 20

An Aurora hospital remains not liable in a doctor's decision to wait until the following day to remove a woman's kidney, prolonging her pain and causing serious injuries, a three-justice state appeals court panel has ruled.

From: 
Cook County Record

Two attorneys with the Peoria County Public Defender’s Office want a judge to throw out several weapons charges against their clients, saying they, too, have the right to defend themselves.

From: 
Chillicothe Times-Bulletin

The Simeon Alumni Association and parents of players on the Simeon football team filed a lawsuit against the Illinois High School Association in Cook County Circuit Court on Friday.

From: 
Chicago Sun-Times

A University of Illinois police officer who was the subject of a sexual-harassment investigation has filed a complaint with the department about the information becoming public.

From: 
The News-Gazette