April 2001 • Volume 89 • Number 4
Unauthorized possession of weapons on public property; "compensatory damages" in the Tort Immunity Act doesn't include attorney fees; and more.
See cases, legislation, and administrative agencies.
The last body of cases from a court that included Justices Bilandic, Heiple, Miller, and Rathje.
The court reviewed a remarkable 45 death-penalty cases and cleared up confusion about guilty-plea appeals.
The authors recommend that the General Assembly require judges to admonish noncitizen defendants that they could be deported if they plead guilty.
Common conflicts and how to avoid them.
How to defeat a post-deposition affidavit that comes in response to a motion for summary judgment.
Helping property taxpayers with reductions: not necessarily UPL?
In the struggle between the stone and the water, in time, the water wins. -Chinese proverb
Police can keep suspects out of their own homes; adoption by one spouse only; arbitration clauses and fee agreements; and more.
What if, instead of buying a lot of separate programs, you put all of your data on one computer and use a standard Web browser like Internet Explorer to input, search, and display the results?
Some writing has special power; the power to move people. And isn't that what lawyers aspire to do?
(U) decided without dissent
Being the subject of an ARDC grievance is a lawyer's nightmare. Here's what to do; and what not to; if it happens to you.